[icecast] A Practical Question.

Jack Moffitt jack at xiph.org
Wed Jul 25 07:32:21 PDT 2001



> I've written a few times, but haven't seen any
> responses, so please forgive me if this has been
> answered.
> 
> How many max users can be served by IceCast?

I've personally tested icecast with over 3500 clients per box, with more
than something like 12,000 clients on several boxes, and probably 500
channels split between them.

It holds up quite well.

It will certainly keep up with all the bandwidth you can throw at it :)

jack.

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