[Icecast] icecast and webm

geekshabeka at riseup.net geekshabeka at riseup.net
Sat Jan 25 10:58:14 UTC 2014

> Hi,
> On 01/24/2014 04:39 PM, geekshabeka at riseup.net wrote:
>> How can I configure vp8 encoder in icecast 2.4 version?
> Icecast doesn't contain any encoders, at all. It just passes through
> streams and deals with them on a container level (Ogg, WebM/MKV).

ok, thanks, I was mixing gstreamer language with icecast language :-)
>> The normal way
>> which is working to include libogg and libtheora...is not working with
>> vp8
>> because is not a option, and I need to do stream in webm.
> Are you just trying to make sure support for WebM is enabled? It's built
> in and doesn't need to be enabled at build-time as we don't depend on
> external libraries for that.

Thanks,this information (webm support built in without external
libraries)is exactly what I needed :-)


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