[icecast] Aliases and re-encoding
doctorj at softhome.net
Thu Apr 11 18:54:44 PDT 2002
To broadcast without re-encoding, just comment out everything inside the
<encode> tag - that worked for me anyway. It will just transmit at the rate
the original files are encoded in.
On Thursday, April 11, 2002 01:42 pm, Alex Walker wrote:
> I only just joined this list, I did search the archives for relevant
> stuff, but didn't find anything. Sorry if I ask some FAQs.
> I have a couple of questions now that I have got icecast/ices/libshout
> and relevant libraries all installed and running...
> i) Is there anywhere that all the XML tags in the config files are
> specified? Or are all of them contained in the samples?
> ii) The aliases feature that is in v1. Is that available in v2? I
> want to basically proxy an incoming Ogg stream to people on my
> network to save external bandwidth usage. if using an icecast
> server here isn't the best idea - please suggest alternatives.
> iii) I am currently streaming some local Ogg files. My processor is
> running at 50% all the time whilst doing so, so I assume they
> are being decoded and encoded and then sent. Is there a way I
> can stop this happening? So they are transmitted as encoded.
> I tried setting the nominal-bitrate to the same as the nominal
> bitrate at which my Oggs were encoded, but this doesn't seem to
> affect behaviour.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
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