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Old 09-30-2004, 03:51 AM   #1
perco
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Stream .wma and .wmv in Linux


I wonder if it this possible to have a stream-server who streams .wma and .wmv in linux, so other windows and linux users are able to listen to it.

If it is possible then you guys/girls maybe have som tips of which programs i should use. As the dist. I'm planning to use gentoo, but if you have some other alternative you are are welcome to present it for me.

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Pär
 
Old 09-30-2004, 04:43 AM   #2
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dont stream windows media - use OGG (xiph.org, vorbis.com)
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http://www.videolan.org/vlc/ <<- a very good server.

And as for the distro, if u have enough time and machine power and good internet connection , go for gentoo. Else look for some binary distros like ArchLinux, slackware,debian.
 
Old 09-30-2004, 04:47 AM   #3
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also look at this:
http://www.yolinux.com/TUTORIALS/Lin...Streaming.html
 
  


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