[icecast] cannot get icecast and ices to talk...authentication failed

Jesse Miller praxis at newt.lzrd.net
Thu Apr 3 23:38:40 PST 2003



Looks like in your icecast config your using hell0 as the password but in
the ices config your using hackme.

On Fri, 4 Apr 2003, Eric L. Brown wrote:

> I have a weird one...
> I installed icecast 2 and ices .23 on Mandake, and am not having any luck
> I compiled and installed the nightly icecast just today.
> 
> It seems to work fine, however when I telnet to it (10.0.0.3, port 8000),
> I am unable to login unless the first line contains ONLY the password.
> 
> I used ethereal to see that iceS is trying to send to authenticate, and it
> is sending (as the first line):
> ------------------------
> SOURCE hackme /example1.ogg
> 
> 
> And then some other information (separated by a single \n), and after the
> \n\n (double CR combo), it fails, and I am getting
> ------------------------
> Error during send: Mount failed on http://10.0.0.3:8000/example1.ogg,
> error: Could not login on server. Server message: HTTP/1.0 401
> Authentication Required
> 
> 
> I feel kinda dumb in that I think that cannot really be this difficult,
> but I am at a stand still.  Here are the config files:
> 
> icecast.xml 2.x (nightly build)
> -------------------------------
> <icecast>
>         <location>Not Currently Used</location>
>         <admin>Not Currently Used</admin>
> 
>         <limits>
>                 <clients>100</clients>
>                 <sources>2</sources>
>                 <threadpool>5</threadpool>
>         <queue-size>102400</queue-size>
>                 <client-timeout>30</client-timeout>
>                 <header-timeout>15</header-timeout>
>                 <source-timeout>10</source-timeout>
>         </limits>
> 
>     <authentication>
>         <!-- Sources log in with username 'source' -->
>             <source-password>hackme</source-password>
>         <!-- Relays log in username 'relay' -->
>         <relay-password>hackme</relay-password>
> 
>         <!-- Admin logs in with the username given below -->
>         <admin-user>admin</admin-user>
>         <admin-password>hackme</admin-password>
>     </authentication>
> 
>     <!-- Uncomment this if you want directory listings -->
>     <!--
>     <directory>
>         <yp-url><a href="http://www.oddsock.org/cgi-bin/yp-cgi</yp-url">http://www.oddsock.org/cgi-bin/yp-cgi</yp-url</a>>
>     </directory>
>      -->
> 
>         <hostname>localhost</hostname>
> 
>     <!-- You can use these two if you only want a single listener -->
>         <!--<port>8000</port> -->
>         <!--<bind-address>127.0.0.1</bind-address>-->
> 
>     <!-- You may have multiple <listener> elements -->
>     <listen-socket>
>         <port>8000</port>
>         <!-- <bind-address>127.0.0.1</bind-address> -->
>     </listen-socket>
>     <!--
>     <listen-socket>
>         <port>8001</port>
>     </listen-socket>
>     -->
> 
>         <!--<master-server>127.0.0.1</master-server>-->
>         <!--<master-server-port>8001</master-server-port>-->
>         <!--<master-update-interval>120</master-update-interval>-->
>         <!--<master-password>hackme</master-password>-->
>     <!--
>     <relay>
>       <server>127.0.0.1</server>
>       <port>8001</port>
>       <mount>/example.ogg</mount>
>       <local-mount>/different.ogg</local-mount>
> 
>       <relay-shoutcast-metadata>0</relay-shoutcast-metadata>
>     </relay>
>     -->
> 
>     <mount>
>         <mount-name>/example1.ogg</mount-name>
> 
>         <username>othersource</username>
>         <password>hell0</password>
> 
>         <max-listeners>1</max-listeners>
> <!--        <dump-file>/tmp/dump-example1.ogg</dump-file> -->
>         <fallback-mount>/example2.ogg</fallback-mount>
>     </mount>
> 
>         <fileserve>1</fileserve>
> 
>         <paths>
>                 <basedir>/usr/share/icecast</basedir>
> 
>         <!-- Note that if <chroot> is turned on below, these paths must both
>              be relative to the new root, not the original root -->
>                 <logdir>/var/log/icecast</logdir>
>                 <webroot>/var/www/html</webroot>
>         </paths>
> 
>         <logging>
>                 <accesslog>access.log</accesslog>
>                 <errorlog>error.log</errorlog>
>               <loglevel>4</loglevel> <!-- 4 Debug, 3 Info, 2 Warn, 1 Error
> -->
>         </logging>
> 
>         <security>
>                 <chroot>0</chroot>
>                 <changeowner>
>                         <user>icecast</user>
>                         <group>icecast</group>
>                 </changeowner>  -->
>         </security>
> </icecast>
> 
> ices.conf 0.2.3
> ---------------
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> <ices:Configuration xmlns:ices="http://www.icecast.org/projects/ices">
>   <Playlist>
>     <!-- This is the filename used as a playlist when using the builtin
>          playlist handler. -->
>     <File>apan.txt</File>
>     <!-- Set this to 0 if you don't want to randomize your playlist, and to
>          1 if you do. -->
>     <Randomize>1</Randomize>
>     <!-- Either builtin, perl, or python. -->
>     <Type>builtin</Type>
>     <!-- Module name to pass to the playlist handler if using  perl or
> python.
>          If you use the builtin playlist handler then this is ignored -->
>     <Module>playlist</Module>
>   </Playlist>
> 
>   <Execution>
>     <!-- Set this to 1 if you want ices to launch in the background as a
>          daemon -->
>     <Background>0</Background>
>     <!-- Set this to 1 if you want to see more verbose output from ices -->
>     <Verbose>1</Verbose>
>     <!-- This directory specifies where ices should put the logfile, cue file
>          and pid file (if daemonizing). -->
>     <BaseDirectory>/tmp</BaseDirectory>
>   </Execution>
> 
>   <Stream>
>     <Server>
>       <!-- Hostname or ip of the icecast server you want to connect to -->
>       <Hostname>10.0.0.3</Hostname>
>       <!-- Port of the same -->
>       <Port>8000</Port>
>       <!-- Encoder password on the icecast server -->
>       <Password>hackme</Password>
>       <!-- Header protocol to use when communicating with the server.
>            Use xaudiocast for icecast, or icy for shoutcast compatibility -->
>       <Protocol>xaudiocast</Protocol>
>     </Server>
> 
>     <!-- The name of the mountpoint on the icecast server -->
>     <Mountpoint>/example1.ogg</Mountpoint>
>     <!-- The name of the dumpfile on the server for your stream. DO NOT set
>          this unless you know what you're doing.
>     <Dumpfile>ices.dump</Dumpfile>
>     -->
>     <!-- The name of you stream, not the name of the song! -->
>     <Name>Cool ices default name from XML</Name>
>     <!-- Genre of your stream, be it rock or pop or whatever -->
>     <Genre>Cool ices genre from XML</Genre>
>     <!-- Longer description of your stream -->
>     <Description>Cool ices description from XML</Description>
>     <!-- URL to a page describing your stream -->
>     <URL>Cool ices URL from XML</URL>
>     <!-- 0 if you don't want the icecast server to publish your stream on
>          the yp server, 1 if you do -->
>     <Public>0</Public>
> 
>     <!-- Stream bitrate, used to specify bitrate if reencoding, otherwise
>          just used for display on yp and on the server. Try to keep it
>          accurate -->
>     <Bitrate>128</Bitrate>
>     <!-- If this is set to 1, and ices is compiled with liblame support,
>          ices will reencode the stream on the fly to the stream bitrate. -->
>     <Reencode>0</Reencode>
>     <!-- Number of channels to reencode to, 1 for mono or 2 for stereo -->
>     <Channels>2</Channels>
>   </Stream>
> </ices:Configuration>
> 
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