[Icecast] SSL-Question

Thomas B. Rücker thomas at ruecker.fi
Wed Jul 31 16:19:33 UTC 2019

On 7/31/19 2:44 PM, unosonic wrote:
> Thomas B. Rücker:
>> After all, Icecast is just another web server.
>> Please note the absence of 8000 and 8443. Neither are officially
>> specified for WWW type HTTP(S). They are commonly used as such, but 80
>> and 443 are *much* better choices and should be preferred.
> makes sense, but if my webserver needs to serve http/s from the same IP,
> that would not work. Unless I want to use Icecast as a nginx or apache 
> replacement ;)

You *can* run it on any port. 80/443 is clearly preferred and servers or
IP addresses, especially IPv6, are cheap.

If I'd have to run a production environment, I wouldn't spend a second
considering that matter and spin up a second machine or IP address.


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