[Icecast] relay backup file

Philipp Schafft phschafft at de.loewenfelsen.net
Fri Nov 23 16:43:46 UTC 2018

Good afternoon,

On Wed, 2018-11-21 at 09:15 +0100, Michel van Dop wrote:
> I have install 2 Icecast servers. 
> We not using master relay. But we use specific mountrelay for fallback:
> server1 - pc1 encoder over dsl
> server2 - pc2 encoder over cable internet
> We use the same mountpoints on both icecast servers and use the failback
> to a relay mountpoint from the other server.
> Works fine when we shutdown pc1 or pc2 there is on both icecast server
> music. 
> We like to have a second option when both pc encoders are offline we
> like to hear a file. How to use in the relay the fallback option?
> So this is the config on both server:
> mount /main, when down go to /fallback on the relay mountpoint from the
> other server.
> When /main and fallback (relay) is down we like to hear a /file.mp3

You can configure a <mount> block for the local mount of the relay. In
that block you can set up fallbacks as you like.

A relay is in no way special beside that the source client is not
running outside of Icecast but inside.

With best regards,

Philipp Schafft (CEO/Geschäftsführer) 
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