[Icecast] Can't connect winamp source to icecast server

Greg Trounson gregt at maths.otago.ac.nz
Sun Oct 3 15:13:23 PDT 2004


Gidday,

I have a winamp 2.95 source that cannot upload the stream to my icecast 
server.

Since icecast is compatible with shoutcast surely a winamp source should 
be able to connect?

any help appreciated,
Greg

My icecast.xml follows:
<icecast>
     <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>mypassword</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>mypassword</admin-password>
     </authentication>

     <!-- Uncomment this if you want directory listings -->
     <!--
     <directory>
         <yp-url-timeout>15</yp-url-timeout>
         <yp-url>http://dir.xiph.org/cgi-bin/yp-cgi</yp-url>
     </directory>
     <directory>
         <yp-url-timeout>15</yp-url-timeout>
         <yp-url>http://www.oddsock.org/cgi-bin/yp-cgi</yp-url>
     </directory>
      -->

     <hostname>vector</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>
     -->

     <!-- Only define a <mount> section if you want to use advanced options,
          like alternative usernames or passwords
     <mount>
         <mount-name>/example-complex.ogg</mount-name>

         <username>othersource</username>
         <password>hackmemore</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 is only used if chroot is enabled -->
         <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>./icecast</logdir>
         <webroot>/usr/share/icecast/web</webroot>
         <adminroot>/usr/share/icecast/admin</adminroot>
         <!-- <pidfile>/usr/share/icecast/icecast.pid</pidfile> -->

         <!-- Aliases: treat requests for 'source' path as being for 
'dest' path
              May be made specific to a port or bound address using the 
"port"
              and "bind-address" attributes.
           -->
         <!--
         <alias source="/foo" dest="/bar"/>
           -->
     </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>nobody</user>
             <group>nobody</group>
         </changeowner>
         -->
     </security>
</icecast>


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