[icecast] no luck with streamers

Akos Maroy darkeye at tyrell.hu
Sat Apr 20 07:48:44 PDT 2002

Luis M. Gallardo D. wrote:
> Check out if there is another application using /dev/dsp. Especially if
> you have Mandrake and KDE, because Mandrake set up artd (a sound server
> for KDE) by default.
> You should also check out the permissions for /dev/dsp. The user who is
> trying to run liveice (or whatever) must be allowed to open /dev/dsp.

Yes, you might want to try to record with sox, e.g.:

ox -t ossdsp -w -c 2 -r 44100 /dev/dsp /tmp/sample.wav

and see if this works, and if the recorded .wav file makes sense.

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