[icecast] Updating stream metadata...

Akos Maroy darkeye at tyrell.hu
Sun Mar 3 13:19:15 UTC 2002

freyason at yahoo.com wrote:
> Does anyone know what tool I can use to update the stream metadata
> (like artist, title, etc..) while I use an app like DarkIce? I would
> like to be able to update the stream info with the track I play.
> I know that XMMS and its liveice plugin do that, but I'd rather use
> DarkIce and capture all the sound from the card.

This would be a nice feature to add to DarkIce. But how would this work? 
How do I update the meta data for a stream I send to icecast?

At the moment, meta data is only sent at login, through the ICY login 


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