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Icecast

https://icecast.org/
Streaming media server

Icecast is a streaming media server which currently supports WebM and Ogg streaming including the Opus, Vorbis and Theora codecs. Also Icecast can handle other streams like MP3/AAC/NSV in legacy mode, but this is not officially supported.

It can be used to create an Internet radio station or a privately running jukebox and many things in between. It is very versatile in that new formats can be added relatively easily and supports open standards for communication and interaction.

Icecast was first released in 1999 as an alternative to proprietary and patent-encumbered streaming audio technologies of the day, which included both RealAudio and Shoutcast. Later, Icecast 2 brought improved metadata support, compatibility with Shoutcast clients, and more advanced configuration options, which were features that lead to widespread adoption in the internet radio community.

Documentation

Latest documentation available at https://icecast.org/docs/icecast-latest

"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://irc.freenode.net:6667/#icecast

Related Projects





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

License

GPLv2

Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

19 March 2001




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jack Moffitt Maintainer
Michael Smith
Karl Heyes
Philipp Schafft
Thomas B. Rücker


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.icecast.org/svn.php
DeveloperE-mailmailto:icecast-dev@xiph.org
SupportE-mailmailto:icecast@xiph.org
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/icecast


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 15 March 2020.



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