[icecast] ices configuration not working
admin2 at enabled.com
Fri Jun 13 16:01:14 UTC 2003
okay I installed ices from /usr/ports/audio/ices
copied ices.conf.dist to config.xml
can somebody explain to me why the configuration file is not getting loaded
root at hurricane# ices [/usr/local/etc/ices]
(c) Copyright 2001-2002 Michael Smith <msmith at icecast.org>
Usage: "ices config.xml"
root at hurricane# ices config.xml [/usr/local/etc/ices]
Failed to read config file "config.xml"
root at hurricane#
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root at hurricane# less config.xml [/usr/local/etc/ices]
<!-- This is the filename used as a playlist when using the builtin
playlist handler. -->
<!-- Set this to 0 if you don't want to randomize your playlist, and to
1 if you do. -->
<!-- One of builtin, perl, or python. -->
<!-- Module name to pass to the playlist handler if using perl or python.
If you use the builtin playlist handler then this is ignored -->
<!-- Set this to 1 if you want ices to launch in the background as a
<!-- Set this to 1 if you want to see more verbose output from ices -->
<!-- This directory specifies where ices should put the logfile, cue file
and pid file (if daemonizing). -->
<!-- Hostname or ip of the icecast server you want to connect to -->
<!-- Port of the same -->
<!-- Encoder password on the icecast server -->
<!-- Header protocol to use when communicating with the server.
Shoutcast servers need "icy", icecast 1.x needs "xaudiocast", and
icecast 2.x needs "http". -->
<!-- The name of the mountpoint on the icecast server -->
<!-- The name of the dumpfile on the server for your stream. DO NOT set
this unless you know what you're doing.
<!-- The name of you stream, not the name of the song! -->
<!-- Genre of your stream, be it rock or pop or whatever -->
<!-- Longer description of your stream -->
<!-- URL to a page describing your stream -->
<!-- 0 if you don't want the icecast server to publish your stream on
the yp server, 1 if you do -->
<!-- Stream bitrate, used to specify bitrate if reencoding, otherwise
just used for display on yp and on the server. Try to keep it
<!-- If this is set to 1, and ices is compiled with liblame support,
ices will reencode the stream on the fly to the stream bitrate. -->
<!-- Number of channels to reencode to, 1 for mono or 2 for stereo -->
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