[icecast] Take down and restart.

Brendan Cully brendan at icecast.org
Tue Jan 21 22:33:14 PST 2003



On Tuesday, 21 January 2003 at 22:37, Steve Mallett wrote:
> 
> On Tuesday, January 21, 2003, at 10:15  PM, Michael Smith wrote:
> 
> >Steve Mallett <steve at osdir.com> said:
> >
> >>What is the best way to bring down and restart ices with a new
> >>playlist, or do I need to stop ices at all?
> >
> >Which version? With ices2, you don't need to do anything except 
> >replace the
> >playlist with a new one - it'll be re-read automatically.
> 
> should it do this immediately or must the client restart the stream?
> 
> >With ices 0.x, it's probably similar, but I don't know (since I don't 
> >use it)
> >- you may not need to do anything, or you may need to send ices a 
> >SIGHUP or
> 
> It's ices0.2.3

This version should also reload the playlist automatically if it changes on disk,
as long as you're not using ices' randomize feature (otherwise you have to send
a HUP to it). Under no circumstances should you need to restart the stream.
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