[Icecast] SMP support

Michael Smith msmith at xiph.org
Fri Apr 20 01:52:13 PDT 2007


On 4/20/07, Clement Cavadore <clement at cavadore.net> wrote:

> Is there any reason for this (maybe an unique IP for the 3.5k listeners,
> or an unique mountmoint ?), or did I miss something on the config ?
> The server's kernel is the latest 2.6, and SMP-enabled.

Icecast uses a number of threads for various tasks, plus one per
mountpoint. So, in your case: 7 threads doing not-very-much, and one
thread handling your mountpoint.

If you use multiple mountpoints your other cpu would be used more.

Mike


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