Commit c43c96a8 authored by Moritz Grimm's avatar Moritz Grimm
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Use the more concise wording from README.md to introduce ezstream

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.Fl s Ar file
.Ek
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The
.Nm
utility is a source client for the Icecast media streaming server.
In its basic mode of operation, it streams media files and data from standard
input
.Qq as-is
\(em such as Ogg Vorbis, Ogg Theora and MP3 \(em to a server.
It can also use various external decoders and encoders to re-encode from one
format to another, and stream the result.
The only requirement is that the external programs support writing to or
reading from standard input, and can be used from the command line.
is a command line source client for media streams, primarily for streaming
to Icecast servers.
.Pp
It allows the creation of media streams based on input from files or standard
input that is piped through an optional external de- and encoder.
As every part of this chain is highly configurable, ezstream can be useful in
a large number of streaming setups.
.Ss Command line arguments
.Bl -tag -width Ds
.It Fl c Ar configfile
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