[Icecast] reencoding experience

Robert Muchnick hostmaster at xenterra.net
Wed Oct 5 17:52:11 UTC 2005

On Wed, 5 Oct 2005, Petre Bandac wrote:

> another solution would be to reencode mp3 files at the wanted bitrate
> first, and then serve them via ices to icecast ;)

That was, in fact, our solution. FFMPEG to the rescue. :-) Re-encoding 
just once really does keep the overhead down.

Robert Muchnick

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