[icecast] Its my first time installing icecast...and i'm having problems

Jack Moffitt jack at xiph.org
Thu Dec 13 18:41:04 UTC 2001

> I've installed icecast. Then I run the server in the bg. I can encode to it
> from winamp just fine, but I cant seem to stream from it. The icecast
> verbose messages say "Kicking unknown #3 (hostmask) [no encoder]" or
> something along those lines. 

Winamp lies.  When it asks you for 'port' it uses port+1.  So if icecast
is on port 8000, you must tell winamp port 7999.

Or alternatively you can enable both ports 8000 and 8001 in the
icecast.conf config file, which _should_ have been enabled by default.


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