[Icecast] win media player prob
leo.currie at strath.ac.uk
Mon May 9 07:09:55 PDT 2005
un at dom.de wrote:
> what woukd be "the right" link on a website, so that ist works with
> most players? or is that question naiv? ...
I guess "the right" link is the one generated by Icecast, i.e.
This of course relys on your listeners' browser having a registered
handler for "audio/x-mpegurl" content, which is not always the case.
A pragmatic approach is to create playlist files for the all the popular
players, and let users choose, e.g. -
- All three reference the same stream, but have slightly different
syntax, and different MIME types. Unfortunately, you can't tell what the
browser is going to do with them (Realplayer might want to handle
This link might be useful:
It would be interesting to know what everyone else is doing.
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