Internet Broadcasting

Janina Sajka janina at
Wed Oct 27 20:59:04 EDT 2004

I believe the original post had to do with serving streams which would
be a job for icecast--assuming we're talking audio.

When you ask about tools, the list gets very long indeed. For that I
would suggest the Linux Audio lists. Some of the basics, though, are
sox, and ecasound.

I am currently adding tracks to some studio sessions using ecasound.

Karen Lewellen writes:
> I realize I may be starting a fight, but care to give me a list of 
> Internet broadcasting tools which work in Linux?
> I ask for two reasons,  all of the spectrum radio people I talk with, as 
> in on the dial radio tell me that while they would love to use Linux for 
> things like editing  and  other work when it crosses over to the net, it 
> is just not stable.
> Second one of the most respected blind Internet broadcasters Steve Wolf, I 
> believe that is his first name 
> at
> told me the same thing when I asked the same question that all his 
> broadcasting related things were still done in Windows.  Granted these 
> people are used to working in the traditional broadcasting industry, not 
> just putting something together from home.
> Still no one knows everything on Linux, and things change all the time 
> with upgrades.  And it has been a while since I asked Steve at least.
> so, may I just have a list of useful tools, and if such tools are more 
> commonly found in one Distribution than another?
> Thanks,
> Karen
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