[Icecast] Installing ice cast with SSL support

Paul Martin pm at nowster.me.uk
Tue Jul 14 15:49:26 UTC 2020

On Tue, Jul 14, 2020 at 06:25:45AM +1000, Damian wrote:
> Thanks for confirming that. So then is the information in the
> article below about SSL support being available in the stable
> versions offered by Xiph incorrect?
> https://mediarealm.com.au/articles/icecast-https-ssl-setup-lets-encrypt/

It's out of date now.  You can get pre-built icecast2 packages from
Debian directly, which support SSL out of the box.  (They're linked
against a different SSL library, not openssl, but they work just

The version in Debian "stable" doesn't have SSL support, but the one
in testing or backports does (as mentioned in my previous message).

I can't tell you if Ubuntu has picked up the update yet.

Paul Martin <pm at nowster.me.uk>

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