[Icecast] file only storing with ices 2 ?

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Wed Jan 19 16:38:44 PST 2005

On Wed, 2005-01-19 at 16:13, morpheus wrote:
> Hi !
> my question is how to totally switch off the Ices2
> logging into the Icecast server ?
> I wan't to use ices only to save archives (24h/d),
> without any streaming, but when I try start Ices, see:
> [2005-01-19  17:27:05] EROR stream/ices_instance_stream
> Failed initial connect to localhost:8000 (Couldn't
> connect: Connection refused)
> and Ices clears buffers etc. and shuts itself down :-(
> I don't installed Icecast server and don't want to
> do it...

slightly unusual request, ices2 without icecast. It sounds like you want
to just do archiving with file splitting.

The only way AFAIK is using my ices 2 branch, don't state the <shout>
tags as shown in the examples, just state the savefile tags with the


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