[Icecast] icecast and proxy

Rafael Gomes rafaelgomes at quijaua.com.br
Wed Feb 25 11:28:20 UTC 2015


I made this solution because it is not suitable
to run as root applications that use ports below 1000

Em 2015-02-25 08:18, Thomas B. Rücker escreveu:
> On 02/25/2015 11:07 AM, Rafael Gomes wrote:
>> I use iptables to either redirect the port packages
>> iptables -A PREROUTING -t nat -p tcp -d --dport 80 -j
>> REDIRECT --to-port 8000
> I do NOT recommend this. This tends to break in obscure ways, just as
> reverse-proxies.
> Icecast will happily listen on port 80 directly.
> There are people who claim that it isn't possible, but that's because
> they aren't capable to reverse the distro packaging breakage.
> All it takes is to start the process as root and use the <changeowner>
> directive to pass the information to which user to pivot after claiming
> the privileged port.
> Cheers
> Thomas
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