[icecast] Audio Capturing

Akos Maroy darkeye at tyrell.hu
Thu Feb 28 09:50:32 UTC 2002

Gary Major wrote:
> So how would that would work?
> I guess I could use Darkice to broadcast the stream to a new mountpoint, and
> then use winamp,xmms or streamripper on another PC to attach to that mount
> point and save the stream to a file - kludgy but would work. I realize I
> could use something like waverc, but that would chew up significant disk
> space as I need to capture this audio (approx 2-3 hrs) at 128K VBR.
> Akos, does having the option to save the encoded stream directly to a file
> seem like a reasonable feature to add to Darkice?

The feature you're looking for is available in the CVS version of 
darkice. Use config file sections [file-x], e.g.:

format          = vorbis
bitrate         = 96
fileName        = /tmp/live.ogg

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