[Icecast] source password including mix of alpha and numbers fails

Chuck Tellechea chuckt at tellechea.org
Thu Mar 24 05:28:37 UTC 2005


I'll check on this. Maybe tomorrow tho I'm at another customer's site 
and may not get to it.
If I can reproduce it with another set of character combinations, I'll 
submit a bug report.
Chuck Tellechea
CMTi Technologies, Inc.
Phone: 703.568.3356
Fax:   571.258.0346
On Mar 23, 2005, at 6:45 PM, Michael Smith wrote:

> On Wed, 23 Mar 2005 16:46:57 -0500, Chuck Tellechea
> <chuckt at tellechea.org> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> Ok, success. I understand now that what I thought was a relaying 
>> server
>> was actually a source client. This was not really clear and caused me 
>> a
>> great deal of confusion. My fault....  <must remember to remove head
>> from posterior prior to project commencement>
>> However, I found something interesting that needs to be documented. I
>> was using a password of radi0 with the source login. It seems that
>> Icecast2 does not accept any passwords which include a mixture of 
>> alpha
>> and numeric characters.
> If that's true, it's a bug - it's certainly meant to allow any
> password. So we'd rather fix the bug than document it :-)
> Could you please double-check this, and then submit a bug report (with
> as much detail as possible) at http://bugs.xiph.org/
> Thanks!
> Mike

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