[icecast] Streaming MP3 and OGG with one Ices

Ralph Giles giles at ghostscript.com
Wed Jan 21 13:37:46 PST 2004



On Wed, Jan 21, 2004 at 04:31:15PM -0500, Brendan Cully wrote:

> if you've built ices 0.3 with lame and ogg support, it can read ogg
> files and turn them into MP3 on the fly. So your input playlist can
> have a mix, but the output will be only MP3. This was added to ices
> precisely to smooth the transition from MP3 to Ogg.

This is of course, the opposite of what you want to be doing. :)

Personally, I'd think re-encoding all your files is a better use of time than porting mp3 support 
to ices2.

 -r
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