[icecast] Configuring icecast for lowest buffering/latency

Enrico Minack enrico.minack at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de
Wed Mar 24 00:00:34 UTC 2004

> ...HTTP is very inefficient compared to RTP.
what exactly do you mean with 'efficient'? Used bandwidth or available

> There is no way in which RTP produces more overhead than HTTP
why? basicly it takes the mp3-stream and puts timestamps and synch stuff
around. isn't that overhead?

Enrico M.

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