[Icecast] multiple icecast server instances on debian system
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Mon Oct 1 09:40:42 PDT 2012
On Mon, 01 Oct 2012 16:37:04 +0200, Philipp Schafft wrote:
> On Mon, 2012-10-01 at 17:19 +0100, tzara wrote:
>> i am trying to have multiple server instances on different ports on
>> same debian server.
> This by itself sounds wrong.
> You can bind the same icecast to multiple listen addresses (->
> Is there any specific reason you don't do it this way?
yes, i am running a relay of many streams of variable quantity, so i
cannot always rely on a source slot being available for my own uses - so
i want another instance on another port for my own use.
i dont want to simply raise the max sources as it will just fill up and
i only want to offer a relay of the amount of streams limited by my
>> i thought if i had (along side the standard server files):
>> /etc/icecast2/icecast+.xml config file (with changed port number)
>> /etc/default/icecast+ pointing to new config file
>> new log files with 777 permissions (for the sake of testing)
> Setting permissions to 0777 anywhere on the systems is a *VERY BAD*
> idea. I would wrote for OS and software refusing to work in such a
ok fair enough... consider my wrists slapped ... like i say momentary
perms for test.
but yeah i am a dirty security risk taker ... i hang my head in shame.
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