OpenBroadcaster code now has support for headless system without a sound card to create Icecast mount points for streaming.
SETTING UP OBPlayer
- Grab OpenBroadcaster Player code from GitHub.
- Install/extract on a linux system and start with -H (headless)
- To further configure OBPlayer Default http://localhost:23233 user=admin pass=admin
SETTING UP Streaming
- From player dashboard's Streaming Tab, enter IP of Icecast server, port, mountpoint and password
- Check enable Streaming
- Restart player
Mountpoint will be automatically created on local Icecast server.
Note that *nothing needs to be run as root here once things are setup*