[icecast] no audio until icecast / ices is ended
fuc952d at tninet.se
Mon Sep 16 22:06:38 PDT 2002
On Sun September 15 2002 04:03, Geoff Shang wrote:
> ah. Your mp3 player is downloading the stream instead of playing it right
> away. You need to create an M3U file with your stream URL in it and link
> to that on your website. Your player will download this and open the
> contained URL and play it. So as an example
> stream.m3u contains:
> Now you'd link to this as follows:
> The person clicks on this, the M3U file is downloaded and the player opens
> it and launches a connection to http://server:8000/stream .
> This is streaming basics, but it comes up so often that it's obviously
> missing from the icecast docs.
Oh my god........ I am now standing in the corner of the room wearing a
big pointy hat with a D on it................
Now comes stupid question number 2. Would I be correct in assuming it is my
responsibilty to output some handy info to a browser like....what track is
actually playing? Right now I have just hacked a cgi together to look at
the ices.cue file but is there a "recommended" approach.
Thanks for the hefty whack with the clue stick.
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