[Icecast] streaming from the sound card
karl at xiph.org
Mon May 2 10:03:43 PDT 2005
On Mon, 2005-05-02 at 17:43, Jack Coates wrote:
> Ices and Icecast both start okay, and aren't logging any complaints. But
> when I try to connect to the ogg stream with Winamp, I get nothing.
> Using tethereal, I can see that the the connection handshakes okay, the
> metadata is passed back to the client, the client acks, and that's the
> end. Nothing is logged by icecast or ices, aside from this sort of thing:
> [2005-05-02 09:38:04] DBUG connection/_handle_get_request Client connected
> [2005-05-02 09:38:04] DBUG connection/_handle_get_request Source found
> for client
from this description I would say that the input is stalled, some other
app has the device open and ices stalls when trying to open it.
> Any ideas? Here's the pertinent config...
ices 2.0.1 has better ALSA support. Using ALSA asoundrc you can
configure a device to use dsnoop/dmix and allow multiple apps share the
same device at the same time.
> cat /etc/ices.conf
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
avoid setting this to 1, console access tends to be very slow, the log
file is best used.
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