[icecast] Ices on Linux PPC

Karl Heyes karl at pts.tele2.co.uk
Sat Dec 21 16:18:17 UTC 2002

On Sat, 2002-12-21 at 15:49, Drew Lane wrote:

> Got the ogg libraries compiled and installed
> Got Ices compiled and installed (no more error - yay!)
> Now, I'm trying to get Ices running in live mode, but I'm
> having problem connecting to the Icecast server.  I'm using
> the command 'ices conf/ices-live.xml' and I put my server
> info in the xml, but I'm not sure what to use for <mount>

anything you want really, it's the external reference for the stream.
> The icecast server is actually on a different box, but it's
> the old version (1.3, I think).  Are these compatible?

Not sure of it's support for ogg, thats why it's recommended that
icecast2 is used.

> Also, will this live stream be Ogg or MP3?  I need MP3.

as mentioned before, ices2 will deal with ogg, mp3 can be dealt with by
ices 0.2.3 or some other source tool.


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