[Icecast] On demand relay in icecast 2?

ZoTyA zotyalpb at freeweb.hu
Mon Dec 6 00:50:11 UTC 2004

> On Sun, 2004-02-15 at 19:52, Joern Nettingsmeier wrote:
> > Michael Smith wrote:
> > > On Thursday 12 February 2004 03:05, v b wrote:
> > >
> > >>I'm using this on icecat 1.3.12 but it doesn't seem to work with
> > >>2.0.0. The relay starts as soon as icecast is started and does not
> > >>even if there are no clients. I've been over and over the docs and
> > >>figure out what I'm doing wrong.
> > >
> > > Icecast2 does not currently support on-demand relaying.
> >
> > pity. are you planning to implement it, or are there reasons apart
> > from lack of time or interest?
> > i'd very much like to see this feature re-appear.

> If you are not too bothered about running more experimental code, then
> try my mods, I've added this weekend.

> http://www.xiph.org/~karl/icecast-2.0-kh26.tar.gz

> just add <on-demand>1</on-demand> to the relay definition. The bulk of
> the infrastructure to support on-demand relays should be going in CVS as
> it really deals with something else. The extra work for implementing
> on-demand specifically needs to be discussed before going into CVS


I wanna ask when will be the on-demand relaying in the "stable" release?

I use debian sarge (testing) with icecast 2.1.0-1 currently.


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