Icecast is a free open source streaming media server currently capable of streaming MP3, Vorbis, and Theora. Not every encoding is supported for every protocol (see Icecast on Wikipedia).

On Ubuntu, Icecast is provided by the icecast2 Install icecast2 package.

Use this tag for questions about streaming with Icecast on Ubuntu. If your problem is recieving a stream that appears to be working for others, it's helpful to include other descriptive tags--in particular, a tag for whatever audio player you're trying to use for streaming.

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