[icecast] Client Woes

Akos Maroy darkeye at tyrell.hu
Mon Sep 10 16:22:50 UTC 2001

Todd Merriman wrote:
> The URL looks like this:  http://www.RainbowRadio.com:8000/club.mp3
> My goal is to instruct users as how Winamp may be brought up to play
> the stream automatically.  I am migrating from Real Audio to
> Icecast, but I cannot complete the migration with users having so much
> trouble with the streams.

Create a .m3u file, a simple text file, containing the above MP3 URL 
(m3u stand for Mp3 Url). Link this .m3u file from the file. The clients 
will download the .m3u file, look into it, and see the Mp3 source URL, 
and play that.

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