[Icecast] Open Streaming Manuals

adam adam at xs4all.nl
Fri Oct 29 11:44:42 UTC 2004


r a d i o q u a l i a have just finished the first version of a streaming
manual for those wishing to learn how to stream under Linux. Its intended
as a manual to accompany a hands-on self-learning or workshop based
approach. No previous knowledge of Linux is assumed. Another manual on
'advanced topics' will be forthcoming.

Topics include:
Introduction to Streaming
Introduction to Your Soundcard
External Audio Devices
Mixing Desks
Cables and Connectors
Hardware Set-up for Live Streaming
Plugging in
The Art of Mixing
Introduction to Linux Windowing Systems
Introduction to Linux File Structure
Some Linux Commands you Should Know
Connecting to the Internet with Linux
Installing Software on Linux
Introduction to Linux Sound Architecture
Linux Software - Mixers
Linux Software - XMMS
Linux Software - Test Editors
Linux Software - FTP
Installing MuSE
Live Streaming with MuSE
Creating Playlist Files
Linking with HTML
MIME types
The Politics of Streaming (rant)
Streaming with playlists from MuSE
Setting up Icecast2
Using Icecast2
Other Tools

The manual is released under Creatice Commonds Attributive ShareAlike
NonCommercial License 2.0. Feel free to nuse, ammend, distribute.

It is available as a PDF from:

If you spot any errors or ways to improve the manual please let me know!


Adam Hyde

r a d i o q u a l i a
Free as in 'media'

email : adam at xs4all.nl

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