[Icecast] Change fallback mount file automatically?

Ross Levis ross at stationplaylist.com
Wed Jun 24 15:49:33 UTC 2015

Changing the bitrate should always be fine but not mono/stereo or sample
rate or bit depth. Those usually need to be the same.

-----Original Message-----
From: icecast-bounces at xiph.org [mailto:icecast-bounces at xiph.org] On Behalf
Of Marvin Scholz
Sent: Thursday, 25 June 2015 3:06 a.m.
To: Icecast streaming server user discussions
Subject: Re: [Icecast] Change fallback mount file automatically?

On 24 Jun 2015, at 15:33, Martin Jangowski wrote:

> I regularly broadcast with 48kBit streaming rate (mp3, mono, 44kHz). 
> My fallback-file is a 244kBit, stereo, 44kHz, mp3 file. Works like a 
> charme....

That depends on the player, if it works you are lucky. It might not work for
other formats or with some players.
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