[Icecast-dev] Client development
epirat07 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 9 13:36:02 PST 2015
currently there are no official Docs about the Icecast Protocol, but
basically it is HTTP with some special headers.
You can find some information here:
Note that HTTP PUT support is only present since Icecast versions 2.4.0.
Older Versions use a custom HTTP Verb called SOURCE, which basically
works exactly the same as PUT, but it is not possible to use a
Additionally it is important to note that currently Chunked Encoding is
NOT implemented, so it should not be used. Sending chunked encoded data
to Icecast results in a unplayable Stream.
If you do not want to do all work yourself, you can use the libshout
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