Bug#229025: rhythmbox: shoutcast stream update

Cosimo Alfarano Cosimo Alfarano <kalfa@debian.org>, 229025@bugs.debian.org
Sun, 1 Feb 2004 15:59:17 +0100

On Sun, Feb 01, 2004 at 03:23:28PM +0100, Sebastien Bacher wrote:
> > It could help (an be very usefull in general) a way of updating them via
> > network, like streamtuner package does contacting shoutcast server.
> I'm not sure to understand this point. Is there any to do with the
> freeze problem ? 

It freezes when the remote port in unreachable (usually radio is
down). In fact the control to the rhythmbox's window is back after
gstreamer timeouts (IMHO).

Updating the list reduces the probability to unreach radio.

Look at this wishlist as:
It's a nice feat. anyway, even if it the timeout problem persists, and
in addition it could help in this way.

> And how would you update the radios stream adresses ?

One way could be like streamtuner does.

> Could you provide more details on that please ?

I'll take a look at streamtuner code, if it can help.