[icecast] Keeping Icecast and Liveice running...

David Parker david at neongoat.com
Mon Oct 8 20:36:17 UTC 2001

On Mon, 8 Oct 2001 11:37:07 -0700, "William Goldsmith" <wildbill at kpig.com>
> Liveice definitely needs a keepalive script of some kind. It's tricky,
> though - since it can lose connection to the server & stop streaming, but

Attatched is a quick perl hack that I've been using for the past year or so
with much success. The code is disgusting, but has held up pretty well.
Although Bill's idea of polling on the server side seems like the more
kosher way to do it.


David Parker <david at neongoat.com>
Neon Goat Productions
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