[Icecast] What will happen if the source will kick the icecast server

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Fri Apr 15 01:28:31 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-04-15 at 02:09, Geoff Shang wrote:
> Karl Heyes wrote:
> > Every <master-update-interval> seconds, the relays are checked to see if
> > any need restarting.
> This presumes one is using a master/slave setup, does it not?  I got the 
> impression this was just a specific relay of one stream.  I would hope that 
> it would just reconnnect.

There is always a slave thread which processes all relays, relays that
are added or removed over HUP are processed here as well.  The relays
that are dynamically built from a master server are handled in a similar

In both cases the recheck run that is done by this thread is done every


More information about the Icecast mailing list