[Icecast] EZStream: Can it stream a URL?

Steve Matzura sm at noisynotes.com
Thu Oct 15 20:30:07 UTC 2015

Thanks all for the possibilities for re-streaming. I found something
called streamTranscoderv3 (yes, capital-T in Transcoder) that does the

On Tue, 13 Oct 2015 04:58:20 +0000, you wrote:

>Good morning,
>On Fri, 2015-10-09 at 10:42 -0400, Steve Matzura wrote:
>> On Fri, 09 Oct 2015 09:05:05 +0000, you wrote:
>> >reflum,
>> >
>> >On Thu, 2015-10-08 at 14:52 -0400, Steve Matzura wrote:
>> >> Additional to my earlier post, I was also thinking of a single
>> >> broadcast relay, but it's not possible to start it and stop it on
>> >> demand. One way around this might be to load a special Icecast XML
>> >> with the relay in it at the program's broadcast time, then reload the
>> >> regular one when the relayed program ends. Klugey, but it could work I
>> >> suppose.
>> >
>> >Hm.
>> >I think you should go with fallbacks. At least you would not need to
>> >change the config and stuff (and lose listener in case something doesn't
>> >work (e.g. network hiccup between provider and relay)).
>> Good thought.
>> >What is the trigger source for you to change to the other stream?
>> Just a timed program, starts streaming at a certain time, stops when
>> it's over.
>Ok. Then I think we should go for fallbacks and some kind of active
>rely. There have been some suggestions on such software on the mailing
>list lately...
>The documentation for fallbacks can be as part of the regular Icecast2
>docs (e.g. on the website).
>Have a nice day!

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