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Old 12-05-2003, 02:32 PM   #1
ldare
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netscape radio, radiotower, realplayer Help.....


I have learned the joy of listening to internet radio. I would like to experience that now on my linux box,

I have downloaded real player and have installed the rpnp.so in the
/usr/local/netscape/plugins directory.

Now I attempt to connect to radio.netscape and at first I can listen to the test message, but now all I get is a
Contacting......
Message.


Also, I would really like to listen a radio station that I found on
radiotower.com, but it required windows media player. What can I use on linux to take the place of that....

thanks
Larry
 
Old 12-05-2003, 04:33 PM   #2
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Try using these settings for your helper apps in your browser:
Code:
MIME Type		Helper
audio/rm		realplay
audio/x-pn-realaudio	realplay
audio/x-realaudio	realplay
I think mplayer may play up through wma created with pre-9 encoders

Last edited by fancypiper; 12-05-2003 at 04:35 PM.
 
  


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