[Icecast] Streaming SSL / HTTPS with m3u file

Marvin Scholz epirat07 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 20 11:33:14 UTC 2020

On 20 Jul 2020, at 13:02, Damian wrote:

>> On 20 Jul 2020, at 1:12, Damian wrote:
>>> I solved the issue by adding my own m3u files to 
>>> /usr/share/icecast/web but I am not sure if this is icecast 
>>> best-practice. This also raises a few other issues as well… http 
>>> stream links don’t appear on the icecast stream directory and 
>>> stream titles and track metadata does not display when opening m3u 
>>> files created in this way.
>> Which player did you try this with?
> I used VLC and Apple Music on Mac OS Catalina. I also tested it using 
> VLC on Debian 10.

For https streams, VLC will not be able to show ICY metadata (used for 
example for MP3 or AAC streams)
due to a bug in VLC.

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