[icecast] Icecast drop in replacement for shoutcast

Michael Smith msmith at xiph.org
Fri Apr 18 03:13:06 UTC 2003

On Friday 18 April 2003 08:32, Travis Pinney wrote:
> Will icecast be able to be a drop in replacement for shoutcast, so that
> you can use a shoutcast client to connect to the server, and
> it thinks its a shoutcast server?

You can connect a shoutcast client to icecast currently. icecast still claims 
to be icecast when asked specifically, but most (all?) clients don't actually 
care about this minor distinction.


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