[Icecast] Problems with Ices

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Sun May 22 12:22:07 PDT 2005

On Sun, 2005-05-22 at 19:55, Craig Meyer wrote:
> I am having problems getting Ices to work with ALSA. If I use arecord 
> (arecord -D plughw:0,0 output.wav) I can record the input from my 
> microphone into a file. The playback works perfectly. However, if I use 
> Ices with the same values I hear nothing on the receiving end of my 
> broadcast (although I can connect to it). In order to do a further test, 
> I setup a <savefile> tag in my ices-live.conf file so that Ices would 
> write to a file the sound it was sending to icecast. The output file it 
> creates has only static. I will post the input section of my ices config 
> file below. Any help would be appreciated. I am sure I haven't provided 
> enough information to solve the problem, just tell me what you need...

The keys bits for us to know are the ices version (2.0.1 had ALSA
updates), the XML file and maybe the log file.  If there was a stream to
connect to then that would indicate that something is being read.


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