[Icecast] queue-size (+polling?)

Jesper Johnson jesper.johnson at welho.com
Tue Oct 26 14:15:12 UTC 2004


This topic got me thinking whether it is possible to poll the server for
the amount of data the server has queued for a listener? If it's not
possible with the current admin commands implemented, would it be painful
to add this feature to the code?

>the queue-size is the size (in bytes) of the internal buffer used for each 
>client.  Clients (listeners) tend to lag here and there, and when they do, 
>icecast will queue up the stream data on a client's queue.  It will queue 
>it up to queue-size, and if it reaches that size, it will kick the client 
>for excessive lagging.

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