[Icecast-dev] include configuration file

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Wed Sep 22 13:56:16 PDT 2010

On 22/09/10 21:21, Thomas B. Ruecker wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 03:46:15PM +0200, Petr Pisar wrote:
>> On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 02:31:24PM +0100, Karl Heyes wrote:
>>> On 22/09/10 06:23, Дмитрий Чижевский wrote:
>>>> I made some changes to Icecast sources and added<include/>   tag into
>>>> icecast.xml.
>> [...]
>>> Is this to include an external xml file within this xml?
>> Actullly, libxslt (or maybe libxml2) support XInclude. This approach is more
>> standard and allows even non-local URIs. This feature must be enabled in
>> application code probably.
> IIRC I made someone try this feature of libxml2 and it works in stock icecast,
> but only for server start. If you try to HUP the server, hell breaks loose.
> I may be wrong as I didn't try it myself, but I'm pretty sure it was something
> to that tune.

I can see that being more of a chroot/changeowner case issue than 
something triggered from HUP (excluding any memory corruption issue).


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