[Icecast-dev] OPUS/FLAC Metadata

Rick Keniuk daddyo323 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 8 16:11:57 UTC 2018

I see that there is source code for Icecast v2.5 beta2.  Will there be a release of a compiled version for v2.5 beta2 for Windows?  I am excited to test the new OPUS/FLAC metadata support.  The OPUS CODEC has superior sound for a given data rate to MP3 or AAC.

Thanks for your help,

> On Jun 11, 2017, at 9:36 AM, Philipp Schafft <phschafft at de.loewenfelsen.net> wrote:
> Good evening,
> On Sun, 2017-06-11 at 09:24 -0500, Rick Keniuk wrote:
>> Anyone know any workarounds for OPUS/FLAC metadata on IceCast?  I’ve
>> monitored my inbound stream and this is working correctly (or at least
>> the formatting and data for the OPUS stream is identical to the
>> MP3/AAC+ streams).  I see people with OPUS streams and metadata but
>> they may not be using IceCast.  Is it safe to assume we’ll see this in
>> the next version?
> We updated Icecast2 some time ago to handle this. It is in the 2.5
> development trunk. 2.4.x is the current stable branch which only updated
> with (security) fixes.
> Hope that helped you.
> Have a nice weekend,
> with best regards,
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