[Icecast] Exit Icecast

Joel Ebel jbebel at ncsu.edu
Tue Jan 11 09:34:26 PST 2005

The -b option will also background.  It's included in my script.  That's 
important if you run the script on startup.


Geoff Shang wrote:
> Hi:
> In addition to what's already been written about killing icecast.
> What you may be wanting is to be able to exit it without stopping it.  I 
> don't immediately recall a "run in background" option for icecast.  What 
> I usually do is something like:
> icecast -c icecast.xml &
> which will background the process, leaving you free to do other things, 
> or logout (particularly important if you're logged in remotely).
> Geoff.

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