[Icecast-dev] issue with fileserve in KH branch

Johann Soukup jsoukup at netlantic.de
Mon Nov 8 05:13:04 PST 2010


the first shot looks good I can do the seek with Winamp and jump to the 
approriate position.
I will do some more testing with the ondemand stuff.


- Johann

Am 08.11.2010 13:39, schrieb Karl Heyes:
> On 08/11/10 11:13, Johann Soukup wrote:
>> Hello together
>> after trying to deploy one of the latest version out of the KH branch to
>> our servers we ran into an issue with streaming of ondemand files.
>> After deploying 2.3.2-kh27.1 and also trying 2.3.2-kh24 and 2.3.2-kh22
>> we see that if we try to stream an ondemand file through the fileserv
>> option we get the ondemand file play back correctly and also see the
>> appropriate file length in the player (WinAmp). if we seek in the file
>> (jump to a later position in the file) the correct time code is sent to
>> the server and also displayed in the client (WinAmp) but the stream
>> always plays back from the beginning of the file.
>> The seeking and forwarding works correctly in the official version 2.3.2
>> of the Icecast server.
>> I have not tried earlier versions than 2.3.2-kh22 and haven't found
>> anything in the changelogs regarding the fileserv option. It also seems
>> that the code of fserve.c has not been changed since the version 2.3.2.
> The fserve handling was changed some time ago with the larger thread 
> changes. I've confirmed the issue and it looks like an unwanted 
> initialization.  I have a test version up on my site 
> (icecast-2.3.2-kh27.3.tar.gz) if you want to try it.
> karl.

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