Mount Points - Relaying A Stream

SHOUTcast 2 gives you the apbility to relay a stream from another IP / Port #. 

It is CRITICAL that you only relay the SAME SPEED stream.  If you, you run the risk of getting shutdown by your Stream Host.  If you want to relay and change the speed, see TRANSCODING.

Since SHOUTcast allows for more than one stream on a PORT, the way relaying works has changed in this Control Panel.

Go to:
Configuration > Settings > Mount Points

Highlight the stream you want to relay.  In this case, we have only one, /stream.

SC2 - Relay Stream

Click on /stream (or right click it), which bring up a new screen:

SC2 Relay a Stream

In the Relay URL box, enter the URL of the source stream.  The URL has the IP / Port # of the stream.  In this case, we use

SC2 Relay

Now, to make this work, you must RESTART your stream.

  • 2 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

What is new in Shoutcast 2

About SHOUTcast 2 SHOUTcast 2 is the next generation of streaming software introduced by...

Autohash - The Official Explaination

To get listed on the SHOUTcast Yellow Pages or to have WinAmp play your stream, you need to...

SHOUTcast 2 XML file

A little different than Shoutcast 1.9.8 to get an XML file to parse.Assuming that your stream is...

Control Panel - Quick Links

The Control Panel provides links to insert into your HTML website, or just handy to use.They...

Control Panel - Menu

The main menu of the Control Panel lets you navigate through it's various options.-...