[Icecast] Windows or Linux
Ian A. Underwood
agentgrn at dcne.net
Tue Jun 28 17:11:35 PDT 2005
New Life Bible College and Seiminary wrote:
> We are undecided right now if we will be streaming through a linux based
> computer or through a windows computer. Any opinions out there? We
> have heard that windows presents a major problem with viruses, etc. when
> trying to stream. Also, can icecast be used with both linux and
> windows? Thanks.
Given a properly firewalled and secured system, I'd have to say it's
administrator preference as to what server gets run.
My preference is to run stuff on Linux/FreeBSD wherever possible, mostly
because you don't need anything really beefy to run the server.
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