[icecast] Another problem...
msmith at labyrinth.net.au
Tue Aug 27 13:53:15 UTC 2002
At 07:29 AM 8/27/02 +0200, you wrote:
>> hrm....although I don't recall you stating that this is icecast 1.x, it
>> appears that from the context of this message, that that is what you are
>> running...if that is the case, from the log message above, it looks like
>> you are supplying a mountpoint ending in .ogg, which is just gonna
>> confuse the hell out of clients...change the mountpoint to something
>> like /stream or somesuch...
>But isn't this the _only_ way to tell the client that this is not an mp3
>stream but an Ogg Vorbis stream?
No. This is only a way which is recommended due to common client bugs.
In this case, this isn't revelant - icecast 1.x doesn't support ogg
icecast 2.x will maintain content type (mp3, vorbis, etc.) regardless
of extension, but ending ogg mounpoints with .ogg is recommended as
a workaround for some very common client bugs (_new_ clients should
NOT under any circumstances rely on this)
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