[Icecast] Metadata in xsl files

Marvin Scholz epirat07 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 07:00:28 UTC 2016

On 26 Feb 2016, at 7:03, A. Craig West wrote:

> I have been trying to access the "artist" and "title" metadata in the 
> xml
> files as separate entities, But have found thar artist is missing, and
> title contains a combined form.
> My source is a modified version of ices-0.4 sending mp3 streams. The
> modification is to attach artist and title metadata instead of song, 
> which
> seems tobe working, in that both the artist and title are present. 
> What
> does shout_set_metadata do? I have tried to use wireshark to see what 
> is
> being sent to the server, but it doesn't appear to be anything 
> obvious...
> -Craig

For MP3 streaming metadata ICY is used, which is not capable of having 
separate Artist and Title
metadata bust just one single combined string for metadata, as far as I 
So there is no way to get that information if you use MP3, sorry.

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