[Icecast] Problems with sources

Michael Smith msmith at xiph.org
Sun Sep 11 22:33:35 UTC 2005

On 9/12/05, Víctor Fragoso <stonedgorilla at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone, I've been trying this for a short time, and I have a
> problem. 
>  I can start streaming but only if I do it inside my local network, if i try
> to stream from outside my local network, I just can't simply connect. Does
> anyone have any idea I can do?

Do you mean your source client can't connect to icecast, or do you
mean you can't connect to the stream to listen to it from outside your
local network?

If the former, you've probably got a firewall in place that's blocking
connections to icecast.

If the latter, you've probably misconfigured the <hostname> parameter
in the icecast configuration file (the documentation explains this one


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