[Icecast-dev] Should Icecast send the "Connection: close" header?

Spencer Russell sfr at media.mit.edu
Tue Oct 30 15:18:31 UTC 2018

On Mon, Oct 29, 2018, at 4:42 PM, Philipp Schafft wrote:
> ...
> I'm not sure what is answering your request, however it is not Icecast
> 2.4.0. I suspect it's a faulty reverse proxy that is in front of the
> server.
> ...

Hi Philipp,

Thanks for the detailed response, it was indeed very helpful. I checked with the guy who administrates that server and confirmed that it's running behind a proxy that "upgrades" the connection to HTTP/1.1 but does not add the "Connection: close" header.

Mystery solved.


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