[icecast] Sacrilege, but...

Brendan Cully brendan at icecast.org
Wed Jul 25 17:19:52 UTC 2001

On Wednesday, 25 July 2001 at 18:15, Mike Prudence wrote:

> I've had a bit of trouble locating some of the other tools mentioned 
> briefly (hampered by the lack of search facility on the mailing list 
> archives).  What are people using in general to feed playlists to ices ??

it's got a pretty straightforward scripting interface. I use a python
script which gets tracks out of my database.

> Only remaining irritation is ices desire to just go away after a while with 
> this error....
> Warning: Encountered error while transfering 
> /usr/local/icecast/mp3/mjp01/trk8.mp3. [Libshout reported send error: 
> Libshout socket error.]
> Libshout communication problem, trying to reconnect to server
> Failed reconnecting to server, error: 3
> Ices Exiting...

Try a newer version of ices. I haven't figured out what causes the
socket error, but the latest version of ices try much harder to stay
connected, and it seems to work well enough.

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