[Icecast] Making icecast stream available outside my network?

Marius Flage marius at flage.org
Tue Dec 1 07:17:37 UTC 2015


Are you even sure that your icecast server is exposed on the internet?
Is your icecast server running on a public or private ip address? If
it's running on a private ip address (, or, then you have to do some port forwarding, so your
listeners can reach it.

- Marius

Den 30.11.2015 22:59, skrev Matt Turner:
> Hi, i'm a newb to using icecast.
> what i'm using is, foobar2000, with the altacast encoder.
> I went in to the config file, and changed the adminname/password.
> i've  left everything else at there defaults.
> I open up altacast, and add a new encoder, giveing it the user name, and 
> password.
> it works fine.
> But when giveing the link to people to listen, they say they can't open it.
> I've read up on the doc, but still can't seem to figure it out.
> Using NVDA, witch is a screen reader, and windows 8.1.
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