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Old 12-05-2003, 12:09 PM   #1
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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 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

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

Old 12-05-2003, 09:31 PM   #2
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It is possible that the contacting... message may be caused by RealPlayer being blocked by the firewall. You may want to urn off the firewall for a second and try RealPlayer again. If it works, Google to find the pors RealPlayer needs and poke holes in the firewall for it.


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