[Icecast] Checking for file /7.html
Nanda Kishor Dasa
nkd at 24hourkirtan.fm
Thu May 14 01:04:03 PDT 2015
On 14/05/2015 00:00, Yahav Shasha wrote:
> Its more likely to be some shoutcast player or any kind of script that
> request the file, sources don't usually request the status file. Try
> looking for the refer at the access log (if icecast logs 404 requests
> that is) to determinate the request origin, shouldn't be an hassle.
Makes sense. If the Icecast log would also log the IP address it would
be easier to say if this is our own player or someone elses.
Of course I could just ignore it, but it's so prominent in the error log
that it is sort of irritating.
It might also be that some service we use assume we're using ShoutCast
and want to extract "now playing" title and artist information. So maybe
it would even make "sense" to provide the 7.html file in the expected
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