[Icecast] using Icecast source client as PulseAudio source

Paul Martin pm at nowster.me.uk
Wed Jun 10 21:53:01 UTC 2020

On Wed, Jun 03, 2020 at 10:04:08AM +0200, Daniel Pocock wrote:
> Is there any documented way to make the Icecast source client appear as
> a source in PulseAudio so that any arbitrary application can use the
> sound feed as if it was a local microphone?  For example, has anybody
> tried to do this with PulseAudio module-pipe-source[5] or
> module-tunnel-source[6]?

pactl load-module module-null-sink sink_name=NULL
pactl load-module module-remap-source master=NULL.monitor \

Anything you feed into the NULL sink device will appear on the
VirtualMike source.

I've used it to feed live mixed audio from OBS into Zoom.

Paul Martin <pm at nowster.me.uk>

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