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Colin Burn-Murdoch
2004-01-16, 15:53
> Quoting Colin Burn-Murdoch <colin (AT) aranion (DOT) com>:
>
> > > > run the server with --d_source as a command-line option. This will give
> > you the
> > > > results of the server attempting to play this URL. It will confirm
> > whether or
> > > > nto is has found vsound, for example. You might want to try using
> > $vsound$ in
> > > > the convert.conf as well, so that the server can look using its normal
> > search
> > > > routines.
> > >
> > > Yabbut he's trying to transcode a net stream. The server doesn't do
> > > that yet.
> >
> > Does that make a difference? Surely the server just sees MP3 data coming in
> > on STDIN? same as if you're converting from an ogg file etc?
>
> it does in just the way that you saw. The server relies on $duration and $size
> data to handle various other tasks. A remote stream does not provide this, so
> it wont really work. Its in development.

Ah ok, realised that was probably the case after I posted :) will have a go commenting out that test.