[icecast] Questions

Stefan Neufeind stefan at neufeind.net
Sun Apr 11 08:38:45 UTC 2004

You could stream Speex in an Ogg-container. However, afaik it's not 
yet possible with Oddcast etc. Wonder if somebody has been playing 
with it already? And how about player capabilities?

But that should provide you with low bandwidth-usage and optimised 
quality for speech.


On 11 Apr 2004 at 0:44, Jason L wrote:

> I'm streaming a police scanner online. 
> What would be the best encoding to use the ogg or mp3 or mp3 pro
> Right now i'm using MP3 16KBPS 11KHZ and it uses about 3.1KB/sec of 
> bandwidth. Is there something I can use that has the same quality 
> with lower bandwith.
> I've tried MP3pro using the lowest profile which I think was 20KBPS 
> at 16KHZ and it uses 3.7KB/sec
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