[icecast] Re [ogg]
gshang at uq.net.au
Fri Nov 15 06:30:41 PST 2002
On Fri, 15 Nov 2002, Moritz Grimm wrote:
> And yes, Icecast's 'stream' is also just a
> 'download'. Even when you connect to an ices2-served mountpoint, it's
> nothing else than a slow, theoretically unlimited download by your
> player that instantly plays what it gets. It's never been different.
The only difference is that ices takes care to keep the stream at a
constant rate, more or less.
> What did Icecast1 do different?
I think icecast1 allowed you to get it to generate the pls or m3u file
itself rather than you doing it yourself. I think that's all though.
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