[Icecast] Fw: Icecast doesn't bind to my external network interface?

per.gunnarsson at lappstockholm.se per.gunnarsson at lappstockholm.se
Sun Feb 19 16:50:42 UTC 2012

Från: "Per Gunnarsson" <per at 80-244-81-186.customer.t3.se> 
Till: per.gunnarsson at lappstockholm.se 
Datum: 2012-02-19 17:45 
Ämne: Icecast doesn't bind to my external network interface? 

I can listen to my stream with 

 mplayer -cache 1024 http://localhost:8000/ices.mp3

but not 

mplayer -cache 1024 

This is my icecast.xml with passwords modified

        <!-- If enabled, this will provide a burst of data when a client 
             first connects, thereby significantly reducing the startup 
             time for listeners that do substantial buffering. However,
             it also significantly increases latency between the source
             client and listening client.  For low-latency setups, you
             might want to disable this. -->
        <!-- same as burst-on-connect, but this allows for being more
             specific on how much to burst. Most people won't need to
             change from the default 64k. Applies to all mountpoints  -->

        <!-- Sources log in with username 'source' -->
        <!-- Relays log in username 'relay' -->

        <!-- Admin logs in with the username given below -->

    <!-- set the mountpoint for a shoutcast source to use, the default if not
         specified is /stream but you can change it here if an alternative is
         wanted or an extension is required

    <!-- Uncomment this if you want directory listings -->

    <!-- This is the hostname other people will use to connect to your server.
    It affects mainly the urls generated by Icecast for playlists and yp
    listings. -->

    <!-- You may have multiple <listener> elements -->
        <!-- <bind-address></bind-address> -->
        <!-- <shoutcast-mount>/stream</shoutcast-mount> -->


    <!-- setting this makes all relays on-demand unless overridden, this is
         useful for master relays which do not have <relay> definitions here.
         The default is 0 -->



    <!-- Only define a <mount> section if you want to use advanced options,
         like alternative usernames or passwords


        <authentication type="htpasswd">
                <option name="filename" value="myauth"/>
                <option name="allow_duplicate_users" value="0"/>

        <authentication type="url">
            <option name="mount_add"       value="http://myauthserver.net/notify_mount.php"/>
            <option name="mount_remove"    value="http://myauthserver.net/notify_mount.php"/>
            <option name="listener_add"    value="http://myauthserver.net/notify_listener.php"/>
            <option name="listener_remove" value="http://myauthserver.net/notify_listener.php"/>



          <!-- basedir is only used if chroot is enabled -->

        <!-- Note that if <chroot> is turned on below, these paths must both
             be relative to the new root, not the original root -->
        <!-- <pidfile>/var/run/icecast.pid</pidfile> -->

        <!-- Aliases: treat requests for 'source' path as being for 'dest' path
             May be made specific to a port or bound address using the "port"
             and "bind-address" attributes.
        <alias source="/foo" dest="/bar"/>
        <!-- Aliases: can also be used for simple redirections as well,
             this example will redirect all requests for http://server:port/ to
             the status page
        <alias source="/" dest="/status.xsl"/>

        <!-- <playlistlog>playlist.log</playlistlog> -->
           <loglevel>3</loglevel> <!-- 4 Debug, 3 Info, 2 Warn, 1 Error -->
           <logsize>10000</logsize> <!-- Max size of a logfile -->
        <!-- If logarchive is enabled (1), then when logsize is reached
             the logfile will be moved to [error|access|playlist].log.DATESTAMP,
             otherwise it will be moved to [error|access|playlist].log.old.
             Default is non-archive mode (i.e. overwrite)
        <!-- <logarchive>1</logarchive> -->


This is my pf.conf (I am on OpenBSD)

#     $OpenBSD: pf.conf,v 1.50 2011/04/28 00:19:42 mikeb Exp $
# See pf.conf(5) for syntax and examples.
# Remember to set net.inet.ip.forwarding=1 and/or net.inet6.ip6.forwarding=1
# in /etc/sysctl.conf if packets are to be forwarded between interfaces.

set skip on lo

# filter rules and anchor for ftp-proxy(8)
#anchor "ftp-proxy/*"
#pass in quick inet proto tcp to port ftp divert-to port 8021

# anchor for relayd(8)
#anchor "relayd/*"

pass          # to establish keep-state

# rules for spamd(8)
#table <spamd-white> persist
#table <nospamd> persist file "/etc/mail/nospamd"
#pass in on egress proto tcp from any to any port smtp \
#    rdr-to port spamd
#pass in on egress proto tcp from <nospamd> to any port smtp
#pass in log on egress proto tcp from <spamd-white> to any port smtp
#pass out log on egress proto tcp to any port smtp

#block in quick from urpf-failed to any     # use with care

# By default, do not permit remote connections to X11
block in on ! lo0 proto tcp to port 6000:6010

# pass in on nfe0 port 8000

Where did I go wrong?


Per Gunnarsson

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