[Icecast] Stream Control

EvilOverlord eviloverlord
Fri Jul 16 08:01:36 PDT 2004


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Geoff Shang wrote:

> Hi:
>
> It seems that you can skip to the next track by sending ices a USR1
> signal. But the kind of control you want will require a script written
> in either PERL or Python.  Unfortunately ices 0.3 doesn't have the basic
> script functionality found in ices 2.0.
>

Um, yes it does...  I have a nifty python script running for a radio
station that auto inserts a random advert every 15 mins or so and plays
the news on the hour.

Stephen
Liveive Project Manager


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