[Icecast] HTTP authentication
epirat07 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 14 19:33:02 UTC 2019
On 14 Sep 2019, at 21:09, Mikel Sanz | 20 Comunicación wrote:
> Hi. I'm trying to set up a mountpoint with authentication type="htpasswd".
> It's correctly set up, but I have problems to listen in some players. In
> Winamp, I've tried this URL structure:
> But in VLC, with same structure, a window is opened requesting that data
> every time.
This is a bug in VLC. Anyway you should avoid to put the username and
password in the URL as thats a potential security issue.
> In HTML5 players, the same problem.
> How can I play this audio stream with user and password in the URL?
What exactly is your usecase?
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