[Icecast] Using alias to relay Icecast2 to shoutcast problems

Andy t at homegrownsounds.co.uk
Tue Apr 5 02:19:21 UTC 2005

Geoff you are a genius! I have been at this for soooo long today and you are 
spot on with the solution. I had a feeling it would be something simple!

thanks a lot :)


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Geoff Shang" <geoff at hitsandpieces.net>
To: <icecast at xiph.org>
Sent: Tuesday, April 05, 2005 1:53 AM
Subject: Re: [Icecast] Using alias to relay Icecast2 to shoutcast problems

> Andy wrote:
>> <alias port="8002" source="/" dest="/nfa2.m3u"/>
> I'm assuming the mountpoint is actually /nfa2 and not /nfa2.m3u.  This is 
> what you should be pointing at.  Winamp and Shoutcast are expecting an MP3 
> stream and aren't getting one.
>> If I type the url into a browser, this then opens up and plays as it 
>> should in winamp,
> This backs up my theory.
>> I have also tried using Ices 0.4 straight into Shoutcast without success, 
>> I have a similar problem, even though I have selected icy as the protocol 
>> and the address,port and password are correct.
> Shoutcast actually accepts source connections on listenport+1, but you 
> should still enter listenport into your ices config.  Not sure what else 
> to suggest.
> Geoff.
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