[Icecast] EZStream: Can it stream a URL?

Steve Matzura sm at noisynotes.com
Fri Oct 9 07:42:09 PDT 2015

On Fri, 09 Oct 2015 09:05:05 +0000, you wrote:

>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.
>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.

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