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hubabuba 04-23-2009 02:27 PM

getting xmms to play radio stream

When I got to in Windows and click on a radio station, Winamp starts and plays that station.

How can make xmms do the same thing in Linux(slack)? Currently, in Linux, Flash Player automatically starts when I click on a live stream in


mrclisdue 04-23-2009 02:49 PM

There are a few ways to accomplish this, but the MediaPlayerConnectivity add-on should work nicely:


hubabuba 04-23-2009 03:15 PM

will this let me use xmms?

mrclisdue 04-23-2009 03:18 PM


Originally Posted by hubabuba (Post 3518762)
will this let me use xmms?

Yes. There's a configuration dialog for the add-on which lets you choose which program you wish to use for each type of media, so for m3u, mp3, etc., you can choose xmms.


hubabuba 04-23-2009 03:50 PM

OK. cool, thanks

N3rding 05-06-2009 08:47 PM

There's also a nice little app called StreamTuner you might want to check out. You can set it up to ues your choice of media players quite easily :)

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