[Icecast] Prevent client disconnecting fallen-too-far-behind

Geoff Shang geoff at hitsandpieces.net
Wed Dec 15 06:53:15 UTC 2004


Sorry, can't remember if you solved this or not.

Henk van de Ridder wrote:

> Does anybody know how I can configure icecast so it doesn't disconnect a
> client which "has fallen too far behind".
> We are using icecast2.01 streaming software for our church home-listening
> system.
> Our client we use a netgem-netbox.
> We are streaming 25kbps MP3 on V90-56kbps modem connection

A likely problem here is that 56K modems can only *upload* at 33.6.  For 
such a connection, a 25kbps stream may be a bit marginal.   Of course, if 
you're using a bigger pipe to send to icecast then ignore this.


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