[Icecast] RE: Two questions

Mohamed Eldesoky eldesoky.lists at gmail.com
Thu Feb 17 00:56:32 PST 2005

On Wed, 16 Feb 2005 13:55:46 -0800 (PST), Karl Heyes <karl at xiph.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-02-16 at 21:29, Murray Saul wrote:
> > I am happy using icecast/ices, but have two questions:
> >
> > 1. If I was using cron to schedule a switching of a playlist,  can I do
> > this without restarting icecast so that at a SPECIFIC TIME (let's say at
> > exactly 3:00 pm) a new song can be played without interupting the user
> > listening to the broadcast.
> ices can be signalled to skip to the next track (which will mean a
> reread of the playlist if it has changed)

I tried it, it doesn't just reread !!
You have to stop and start ices !!!

Mohamed Eldesoky

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