[Icecast] Changing info on Icecast "playing" page

Kelvin Chu kc at ih.unsw.edu.au
Fri Jun 10 20:27:57 UTC 2005

Michael Smith wrote:
> Icecast doesn't (and can't) know how long a track is. Icecast doesn't
> really even know WHAT a 'track' is.
I guess that could be passed by the software which is streaming the 
audio to Icecast (I mean, if a mp3 file is being streamed, if you can 
retrieve the ID3 info, there's no reason you can't retrieve the length 
of the song too right?

Maybe that can be a feature that can be added to ices? :-)


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