[icecast] does icecast care what it streams?

Ralph Giles giles at xiph.org
Tue Feb 3 21:21:14 UTC 2004

On Tue, Feb 03, 2004 at 10:29:46AM +0100, Joern Nettingsmeier wrote:

> will icecast eventually be able to stream all of ogg 
> {vorbis|theora|speex} ?

I'd certainly like it to, and plan to implement this if no one beats me to it.

BTW, theora streams are I think a use case for tcp streaming of speex over ogg. The bandwidth 
savings for conference presentations and the like will be worthwhile, and theora itself really 
wants a reliable transport at low datarates.

I also think being able to archive talks by just saving the http stream is as valuable with speex 
as with vorbis.

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