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Roger Mitchell
2004-11-03, 14:35
Sure Jim - It's 80.5.151.207

-----Original Message-----
From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Jim
Sent: 03 November 2004 17:55
To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
Subject: TO JIM [slim] Correction: 5.4
notusingLive365PreferredSongInformation

This is a really long shot, but can you send me your WAN IP address?

Jim


Roger Mitchell wrote:
> Jim, I can listen to Live365 through my browser with no problems. Just
> cant connect through slimserver at all! I don't think its anything to
> do with the router either but desperation has now set in as well as
> frustration so I'll try anything! My ISP is ntl:world at 1 meg, for
> what it's worth. It's 8.10am here in the UK, so I guess you're in the
> land of nod now. Perhaps I'll catch up with you when I get home from work.
>
> Cheers
> Roger
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Jim
> Sent: 03 November 2004 00:31
> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> Subject: TO JIM [slim] Correction: 5.4 not
> usingLive365PreferredSongInformation
>
> Can I assume you can connect to Live365.com and listen to a station
> via your web browser?
>
> Having your PC in a "DMZ" shouldn't matter, as all the connections are
> initiated from your side. I don't know anything about the D713P, but
> it seems to me that if it were incompatible somehow you'd have more
> noticable problems overall. I personally use a Zywall 10W without issues.
>
> Who's your ISP?
>
> I'm in the US, Denver area to be specific.
>
> Cheers,
> Jim
>
>
> Roger Mitchell wrote:
>
>>Sorry to drop one in here Jim, but did you get any more thoughts on
>>what could be preventing me from connecting to Live365? I have now
>>installed slim server on my wireless laptop as well and that wont
>>connect either - same symptoms. The common denominator is my router
>>which is a dlink d713p. I have even tried to set up a DMZ for one of
>>my PC's but that didn't help at all either. I'm pretty keen to get
>>connected and take advantage of this great plugin. The only thing I
>>can tell you is that error log shown "Error 6". Any further ideas I
>>could
>
> try??
>
>>Problem is, I'm in the UK, where are you? I suspect that we keep
>>missing each other because of the time difference?
>>
>>Best regards
>>Roger
>>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of Jim
>>Sent: 02 November 2004 20:29
>>To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>Subject: TO JIM [slim] Correction: 5.4 not using
>>Live365PreferredSongInformation
>>
>>Tore Johnsson wrote:
>>
>>
>>>Is it possible to get Live365 for SPDIF in future?
>>
>>
>>It sort of depends... this isn't strictly a Squeezebox/SlimServer
>>problem, but that doesn't mean that we can't work around it.
>>
>>Live365 does have some streams that are encoded at a sample rate
>>that's commonly implemented in S/PDIF hardware. The remaining streams
>>are hard-encoded to that sample rate, so most digital inputs don't
>
> understand.
>
>>Slimdevices has talked to Live365 about this, and the feedback that
>>was shared with me was that Live365 didn't feel they could adapt their
>>streams to support s/PDIF sample rates.
>>
>>There's disucssion about dynamically resampling Live365 and similar
>>streams via LAME to support S/PDIF sample rates. This sounds a lot
>>easier than it is, unfortunately. I've been experimenting and getting
>>mixed results at best...
>>
>>Cheers,
>> Jim
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>>-----Ursprungligt meddelande-----
>>>Från: Tore Johnsson [mailto:tore (AT) torejohnsson (DOT) se]
>>>Skickat: den 2 november 2004 08:38
>>>Till: 'Slim Devices Discussion'
>>>Ämne: SV: SV: [slim] Correction: 5.4 not using Live365
>>>PreferredSongInformation
>>>
>>>Thanks Jim
>>>
>>>At last
>>>Some kind of solution.
>>>I use SPDIF output and a DAC.
>>>
>>>If I want to use this one, is there any possibility to change some
>>>settings in Slimserver.
>>>
>>>Regards
>>>Tore
>>>
>>>-----Ursprungligt meddelande-----
>>>Från: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>>[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] För Jim
>>>Skickat: den 2 november 2004 01:53
>>>Till: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>>Ämne: SV: [slim] Correction: 5.4 not using Live365
>>>PreferredSongInformation
>>>
>>>Tore Johnsson wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>I am a bit confused.
>>>>I have the normal login to Live 365 with username and password which
>>>>I
>>>
>>>have
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>set in Server Settings - Plugins.
>>>>I can see stations I SB but get no sound.
>>>
>>>
>>>Are you using the digital or analog output from the Squeezebox?
>>>There's a known issue with Live365 streams decoding to a bitrate
>>>that's incompatible with S/PDIF. The internal DAC works fine, so
>>>analog output is more compatible.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>I am wondering if I also should have VIP account for getting Live365
>>>>to function.
>>>
>>>
>>>I would hold off getting a VIP account at least until you can listen
>>>to a free stream.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>Since I am living in Sweden could this cause any problem to get Live365?
>>>
>>>
>>>It shouldn't.
>>>
>>>Cheers,
>>> Jim