[Icecast] Switch back to mount after fallback

Claus Malter debian at sprayen.de
Sat May 26 00:38:40 PDT 2007


Thank you Geoff,

i've set the debug level to 4 and analyzed the error.log. The solution
is quite simple. Sorry that i've bother the list for.

The two streams had two different formats. The fallback works, but the
re-fallback doesn't. I've explicitly defined two mp3 streams. And now it
works.

Claus

Geoff Shang wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> It's not necessary to have a <mount> section for your fallback mount, unless 
> you need other mount-specific stuff like different passwords, etc.
> 
> Nevertheless, it should work as you desire.  Is there anything in your error 
> log when you reconnect your main stream that might explain why the listeners 
> aren't being moved?
> 
> Geoff.
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Claus Malter" <debian at sprayen.de>
> To: <icecast at xiph.org>
> Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 7:50 PM
> Subject: Re: [Icecast] Switch back to mount after fallback
> 
> 
> Hi Geoff,
> 
> Geoff Shang wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> That's what fallback-override is meant to do. Are you saying that it's not
>> working for you?
> 
> Not working. But what is wrong? I've added the second mount to
> icecast.xml and tested whether it switch back to the original mount
> point. The mount part of icecast.xml:
> 
>     <mount>
>         <mount-name>/gast.ogg</mount-name>
>         <fallback-mount>/offline.ogg</fallback-mount>
>         <fallback-override>1</fallback-override>
>     </mount>
>     <mount>
>         <mount-name>/offline.ogg</mount-name>
>     </mount>
> 
> Where gast.ogg is the main stream. When gast.ogg comes back it should
> switch back from offline.ogg to gast.ogg.
> 
> Claus
> 
> 
>> Geoff.
> 
> Claus
> 
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Claus Malter" <debian at sprayen.de>
>> To: <icecast at xiph.org>
>> Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 6:22 PM
>> Subject: [Icecast] Switch back to mount after fallback
>>
>>
>> Hello icecast user,
>>
>> That's my first post to this list, because everything works fine :) But
>> now I'm missing a feature and I'm not sure if it is possible to realise.
>>
>> I have two mounts. Only one defined in the configuration:
>>
>>     <mount>
>>         <mount-name>/gast.ogg</mount-name>
>>         <fallback-mount>/offline.ogg</fallback-mount>
>>         <fallback-override>1</fallback-override>
>>     </mount>
>>
>> If gast.ogg goes offline it fallback to offline.ogg. Works fine.
>>
>> But now I'm interested in switching back to gast.ogg when it comes back
>> again. I've seen that I can move clients from one mount point to the
>> other by using the web-interface. But I want it done automatically.
>>
>> Is that possible by any way?
>>
>> Thank you in advance.
>>
>> Kind regards,
>>
>> Claus
>>
> 

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