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yannick koechlin
2004-01-12, 13:52
hi all!

i would like to play the following ogg stream with my slim:

http://stream.wscn.net:9000/stream.ogg.m3u

is that possible and how?

i have gentoo and installed:
emerge vorbis-tools
emerge lame

do i need anything else? anything to config?

thanks
y

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Dan Sully
2004-01-12, 14:22
* yannick koechlin <lists (AT) artcore (DOT) ch> shaped the electrons to say...

> i would like to play the following ogg stream with my slim:
>
> http://stream.wscn.net:9000/stream.ogg.m3u
>
> is that possible and how?
>
> i have gentoo and installed:
> emerge vorbis-tools
> emerge lame

Yannick - supports for streams other than MP3 doesn't exist yet.

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yannick koechlin
2004-01-12, 14:36
Guten Tag Dan Sully,

DS> Yannick - supports for streams other than MP3 doesn't exist yet.

:/ means i cant play internet radios other than mp3. whats the problem
there, i mean is there a huge different between an ogg file and an ogg
stream?

Dan Sully
2004-01-12, 14:43
* yannick koechlin <lists (AT) artcore (DOT) ch> shaped the electrons to say...

> DS> Yannick - supports for streams other than MP3 doesn't exist yet.
>
> :/ means i cant play internet radios other than mp3. whats the problem
> there, i mean is there a huge different between an ogg file and an ogg
> stream?

Ogg would need to be transcoded to MP3 (for SliMP3) or decoded to WAV/PCM for
the Squeezebox. Right now there is no provision in the server software for
that. Only for on-disk files of non-native types.

Where native types are mp3/mp2, wav/aif/pcm

-D
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