[Icecast] Icecast-asterisk streaming delay

Paul Martin pm at nowster.me.uk
Fri Nov 16 15:28:22 UTC 2018

On Fri, Nov 16, 2018 at 07:51:43AM +0530, Gopinath Reddy wrote:
> To overcome this, we are streaming the same announcement to icecast and
> from there even offline user can listen announcement using icecast mount
> point url. But offline user facing latency around 25~30 seconds compared to
> original announcement reached to online user via asterisk.

Latency can be more a function of the encoder/decoder and the
buffering in the client rather than Icecast itself.

You're probably best looking into using Opus codec in a low latency
mode, Speex or FLAC.

Paul Martin <pm at nowster.me.uk>

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