[Icecast] Peak Listeners and Keeping idle mounts

Ben Kennish ben at kennish.co.uk
Wed May 10 15:24:28 UTC 2006

Hi all,

Ben Kennish wrote:
> When I disconnect from my Icecast mount (when broadcasting), I want the
> following to happen...
> 1. The "Peak Listeners" count to not be reset to 0 the next time I connect
> 2. For the mount to remain present (so that my listeners don't get a 404
> error and remain listening to silence until I reconnect.

OK i've worked out that #2 is possible be setting a fallback mount to a 
music file relative to the icecast http root.  But the peak listeners 
still gets reset to 0 every time the source disconnects.  This is very 
annoying - is there any way to stop this from happening?  :S

Cheers in advance,


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