[Icecast] Log to file + stderr

Philipp Schafft phschafft at de.loewenfelsen.net
Wed Feb 15 16:34:14 UTC 2017

Good evening,

On Wed, 2017-02-15 at 11:17 -0500, Mikaël Fourrier wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to log the errors to stderr and to a file, but it doesn't 
> seem possible for now. I tried
> ```
> <errorlog>icecast-error.log</errorlog>
> <errorlog>-</errorlog>
> ```
> but the last setting erases the previous ones so I can only print to one 
> of them.

This is correct.

> Could you add this feature?

Maybe you can give us a bit more information on your usecase first.

My first idea would be to use tail(1), something like:
        $ tail -fn 1024 /path/to/error.log

Also there is the ticket system at:

That is the best place for actual feature requests.

With best regards,

Philipp Schafft (CEO/Geschäftsführer) 
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