streamcast/stream-db are not dead projects, work has begun to refactor both projects into a single project that can function with or without database support. The current versions of both scripts no longer work with the latest versions of the Shout.pm module (version 2). Along with this glaring incompatability, many other feature requests and modifications have been collected over the years that both projects have been around. I will definitely try to incorporate all the changes I have, but if I missed something, feel free to let me know (see below about discussion group). ... read more
Go and get it. Because I was not running my own code, I missed some variables set in streamcast.conf. I fixed it, and it's running great, upgrading is recommended.
Yes, after a year of patiently waiting, 0.8db-2 is now available. A few bugfixes, a few new features, all of the rock-solid reliabile streams you've come to expect :)
I've had stream-db running for a few months on my system, but this is the first stable release to the general public. If you are looking for a front end, dont' forget to check out php-stream, my PHP front end.