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roger at island.net
Thu Jan 22 08:41:10 PST 2009
Thanks, Ralph. I have already grumbled to Apple.
VLC works fine. I haven't tried Songbird yet. Maybe you could get
CBC to put the same tip on their Vorbis page? I'd do it myself, but
the link that they give for CBC Audience Relations doesn't work.
At 5:11 PM -0800 1/21/09, Ralph Giles wrote:
>On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 1:35 PM, Roger Hart <roger at island.net> wrote:
>> I'm a newcomer to Ogg Vorbis and I am trying to get it to work on my
>> Mac OS X 10.4.11 and Quicktime 7.5.5 so that I can play the following
>> CBC radio stations through iTunes.
>Unfortunately, there is no way to play Ogg streams through iTunes.
>Installing XiphQT will add support for local files, but not streaming
>radio. There's nothing we can do; it's a limitation of the iTunes
>software. Please tell them you'd like this to work.
>I can suggest the Songbird player from http://getsongbird.com/ or the
>VLC player from http://videolan.org/ as an alternatives. The CBC
>stream works fine in both of them.
>Hope that helps, and sorry for the inconvenience.
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