[Icecast] Password authentication problem with IOS and Android HTML5
simon at bkconnect.net
Tue Nov 18 08:39:16 PST 2014
Thanks. I've just also found another work-around for Chrome/Android. I
have yet to test it on IOS.
If the username and password is injected into the URL it works. This can
<source src="http://username:firstname.lastname@example.org/mystream.mp3" />
On 18/11/14 15:47, Rajil Saraswat wrote:
> On Nov 18, 2014 8:55 AM, "Simon Blandford" <simon at bkconnect.net
> <mailto:simon at bkconnect.net>> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have been using password protected MP3 streams for a number of years
> > but I've hit against a problem. Neither Android or recent versions of
> > IOS work with password protected MP3 streams.
> > Now Android has dropped Flash, IOS doesn't work any more and more and
> > more people expect to use their mobile devices to hear the streams. This
> > is getting difficult.
> > I know this isn't a problem with Icecast. I have filed a bug report to
> > the Android issue tracker here with a test stream to illustrate the
> > problem. If you have any Android or IOS devices feel free to try.
> > https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=62632
> > I am just curious if anyone else has encountered this problem and if
> > there are any known work-arounds to make it work.
> > Regards...
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> The protected stream works in Firefox on the android phone. In my
> experience xiialive player (available in google playstore) works well
> with protected ogg streams.
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