[Icecast] got a question

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Sun Jun 19 23:38:52 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-06-20 at 02:18, nephish wrote:
> Hey there, cool product,
> my family and i are wanting to build a kids streaming educational radio 
> station. This is the perfect thing for it.
> i did the install (Arch Linux) and apparently i am serving correctly. i 
> built a test  play list with four tracks into a file mystream.ogg.m3u
> when i go on my computer and go to localhost:8000/mystream.ogg.m3u 
> everything works great.
> but when i go to the other computer on our home network, it says that it 
> cannot locate the files, or does not have the right plug-in. but it 
> still loads the titles in the playlist. (beep-media-player)

It sounds like you're justing downloading files via icecast. For
streaming you need to use a source client like ices 0.4, ices 2.0.1, or
ezstream. Those have the playlist.


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