[Icecast] Icecast on my website
epirat07 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 15 22:23:11 UTC 2017
On 16 Oct 2017, at 0:20, Yahav Shasha wrote:
> No flash player can fetch the embedded metadata due to security
> restrictions concerning non-standard request headers which is required
> order to get the embedded metadata. A patch for ice cast to allow this
> however is quite possible, perhaps a config directive that tells
> not to wait for the specific request header and send the embedded
> regardless of the icy-metadata header will be a nice option.
I don't think (and hope) this will ever happen. ICY is a horrible hack
adding more hacks to make it work is not a good idea, imho.
> Also, as for “not all browsers support the icy http streaming
> Never had any troubles playing icecast streams in any browser, it
> depend on the browsers audio encoding support rather then the
> which is plain http/s.
> בתאריך יום ב׳, 16 באוק׳ 2017 ב-0:51 מאת Greg
> Ogonowski <greg at indexcom.com>:
>> Not all browsers support the ICY HTTP Streaming Protocol. For AAC, it
>> requires ADTS support, which contrary to popular belief, IS NOT RAW.
>> It is
>> AAC frames in an audio transport stream, not video TS.
>> To play this requires specific support, and it also needs to know
>> the embedded metadata, which once again, contrary to popular belief,
>> metadata IS NOT ID3vX.
>> ICY MP3 streaming is similar, although becoming less and less
>> because of low efficiency MP3.
>> There are a number of Flash Players that can play ICY/FLV formatted
>> streams within browsers, including metadata, but with Flash being the
>> security nightmare that it has become, this is another problem for
>> StreamS/Modulation Index
>> *From:* Icecast [mailto:icecast-bounces at xiph.org] *On Behalf Of *mark
>> *Sent:* Sunday, October 15, 2017 14:02
>> *To:* Icecast streaming server user discussions
>> *Subject:* Re: [Icecast] Icecast on my website
>> Hi does anyone have any luck playing radio streams using internet
>> Only our station plays no problem using firefox crome and edge but
>> not play in IE
>> we are broadcasting using aac
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> Yahav Shasha,
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