On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 09:47:12AM +0100, Vincent Tabard wrote:
> I'm sorry but this is not possible with Liquidsoap. Actually, the
> concept at the heart of Liquidsoap / Savonet is the programming of a
> stream, and this implies working with raw data, to be able to fade it /
> filter it / tweak it in whatever way our wicked minds could think of :)
> Furthemore, thanks to a quite optimized Lame library, MP3 encoding /
> decoding isn't that CPU-expensive... If you want to skip the decode /
> encode part anyway, have a look at ezstream.
This is CPU-expensive on my Via C3 1Ghz box unfortunately (around 45%
for 128k transcoding).
I am using icegenerator nowadays as my needs are really simple, I play
at random all my files but I liked some features of liquidsoap like the
ability to add requests or the stripping of blanks.
Thanks for your answer,
> Philippe Marzouk a écrit :
> > Hello,
> > Is it possible de stream to an icecast server mp3 files without
> > transcoding them to a specific bitrate with liquidsoap ?
> > I have a bunch of mp3 files, mostly in VBR format and would like to send
> > them asis.
> > Thanks,
> > Philippe