[Icecast] IPV6 in version 2.4.4
db76 at riseup.net
Fri Jan 20 08:01:00 UTC 2023
Thanks for the response.
I can confirm that the recommended settings worked and now IPV6 is working as it should.
If anyone is interested, these are the <listen-socket> settings I am using.
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> On 19 Jan 2023, at 22:54, Philipp Schafft <phschafft at de.loewenfelsen.net> wrote:
> Good morning,
> On Thu, 2023-01-19 at 13:19 +0100, Marvin Scholz wrote:
>> On 18 Jan 2023, at 22:56, Damian wrote:
>>> Another question: I see in the icecast config it states that "If a
>>> bind-address is not specified for a particular listen-socket, then
>>> the socket will be bound to all interfaces (including IPv6 if
>>> available). “
>>> Are there any checks / tests that I could do at my end show if it
>>> is configured for IPV6 connections? The one below doesn’t seem to
>>> confirm that it’s configured that way.
>> If I remember correctly, on Linux it depends on the system
>> configuration if a socket binds both
>> IPv4 and IPv6 or not.
> That is true at least for 2.4.x. In 2.5.x I improved that code, plus it
> reports on the dashboard if IPv6 is not available.
> As for 2.4.x and older 2.5.x versions I would suggest to use netstat to
> check the binds and/or configure them more explicitly by binding to ::
> and 0.0.0.0 with two listen sockets. This is also required on systems
> that do not support legacy IP over IPv6 or have it disabled.
> With best regards,
>>>> On 18 Jan 2023, at 08:22, Marvin Scholz <epirat07 at gmail.com>
>>>> On 17 Jan 2023, at 23:16, Damian wrote:
>>>>> Thanks for this. I’m on a Debian server so it’s looking good.
>>>> Yes, then there should be no issues whatsoever using IPv6 with
>>>> Icecast 2.4
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