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Tim Long
2004-04-19, 16:51
I think I read somewhere that wildcard matching was not supported.
Shame, it might be useful. However, if you're using a remote hardware
player or SoftSqueeze, you can match on the MAC address (xx:xx:xx:xx)
which is more useful than the IP address if DHCP is involved anywhere.

--Tim

> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of John Gorst
> Sent: Tuesday 20 April 2004 00:48
> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> Subject: [slim] fun with transcoding
>
> For IP addresses in convert.conf is it possible to have wildcards?
> e.g. 192.168.*.* ???? I have tried, but with no luck. Any pointers?
>
> Cheers
>
> > You can do what you want by using a line in convert.conf:
> > mp3 mp3 http SetTopIP
> > [lame] --resample 44100 --silent -b 320 $FILE$ -
> >
> > The SetTopIP will identify your settop box to the server,
> and removing
> > $BITRATE$ in favour of a hardcoded rate ensures that
> conversions for
> > that player are set at 320.
> >
> > cheers,
> > kdf
>
>