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18. October 2017 05:30 (UTZ)

For Icecast you do need some additional information beside its port, address and password.
In order to be able to connect to your icecast server as a source you need to use the user-name:”source“. (There is no username when you setup a SHOUTcast client.)

Which mountpoint?

Using icecast enables you to use a mountpoint you have to name yourself when you setup your client.
Such as “/listen.mp3″. So your in-game music url was (If is the address of your mainserver.)
You can even have more than one mountpoint. So you can run more than one stream using a single port on the server.
(There is no mountpoint-setting for SHOUTcast clients.)