jack at icecast.org
Thu Apr 5 19:29:49 PDT 2001
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 06:21:37PM -0700, William Goldsmith wrote:
> > why would i want to re-encode?
> If you want to stream at any bandwidth other than what the files were
> recorded at, you'll need to re-encode using lame (or another codec). If you
> rip the files at the same bandwidth you'll be streaming at, you won't need
And just to add, you can also reencode by hand and have two sets of
files, as reencoding on the fly wastes a lot of CPU, especially since
you're likely to be reencoding the same files over and over :)
It's a convinience feature that a lot of people wanted.
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