View Full Version : Squeezebox and internet radio?

Michael Bean
2004-01-10, 09:00
I had this same problem with build 12/26/03 once I used the new build
for 1/5/04 they started working again. I also set the server software
to time out after 10 seconds instead of the default 5. The farther
downstream on the ethernet chain I am from the slimserver the more
trouble I have.


> I posted something on this topic last weekend and get few responses,
>so I thought I would try again. Hopefully I can get some ideas to work
>on this weekend. I have a new Squeezebox connected to a PC (XP on a
>900 MHz Pentium III with 256 MB RAM, ethernet connection to the box,
>running 5.0.3 Jan 5 build with firmware 6, and with the internet
>connection through a cable modem). I have no problem connecting
>and playing MP3's. However, all internet stations become intermittent
>after a few minutes. I have no problem playing the same stations through
>Winamp or iTunes on my computer speakers. The guys at slimdevices say
>that they are aware of the problem and it is software, not hardware
>related, but they have not been able to track down the problem yet. I
>wonder how prevalent this problem is. Have people given up for now
>trying to listen to internet radio using the Squeezebox, or is there some
>way around the problem?