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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Spokuz, Oct 19, 2004.

  1. Spokuz

    Spokuz Well-Known Member
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    I am looking for a script to permit my clients to have a radio. Do you use anyone? Have you ever used one?
     
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    Nor something you would WANT them to install. It would be way to server hogish(if I may). It would truly not be fair to the other clients in the server with this guy/gal chewing up resources.
     
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    actually, try shoutcast.com

    I run multiple shoutcast stations off one server, and my average load never exceeds .05
    So long as it's done correctly, he'll have no problems.

    Chew
     
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    How do you monitor the bandwidth though? We have a client who wants to run a shoutcast server, and the only way i can see is to use bandmin and have the user use his own dedicated ip, but then cpanel functions (like disable on bandwidth overusage) wont work...
     
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    We also use shoutcast.

    But setup servers for people who truly want to stream media and put them / transfer them over to those servers. Then again those servers are much larger in terms of speed mem and hd capacity...
     
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    MRTG is the best bet as cPanel and WHM will not log for certain ports
     
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    As long as the service runs under the actual "users" name, bandwidth limits should work although you could not actually view the port usage in cpanel.
     
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    so just give them shell access and tell them to run the file themselves?

    Is there a way to get a file to run as a user? so we can control the running of the service!
     
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    I would not recommend giving any user shell... but yes, we enable the users jailshell.

    Then let them execute the server or execute it for them with "su username".

    Of course the file would have to be executed again if the sever reboots. However, seems a small price for users to pay that get the ability to run miscellaneous servers.

    I do this for some ventrilo users.
     
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    anyone have some insturctions for installing mrtg for cpanel on a fedora core 2 box?
     
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