Old 19th October 2000, 21:03   #1
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I am trying to stream MP3's from the server and evertime I use the link http://myserver:8000/content/music.pls

I get an "Invalid Resource" error in the browser. How do I get this working? I have Winamp installed but I don't understand why it isn't working.

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Old 4th November 2000, 02:37   #2
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I've got the answer! Here's the official reply I got from Tech support:

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Did you fire up the server with the current directory (aka working directory) set as the parent directory of the content folder? Sc_serv looks for the content directory inside the parent directory it was started with, not necessarily where it is stored. The way to make sure is to open a command line, manually cd into the parent directory of the content folder, and invoke sc_serv_gui.exe (path to sc_serv.conf)<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

Translated, that means you have two options (I installed the GUI version):
<LI>Open a command line prompt and go to the directory that cs_serv_gui.exe is in and invoke the program from there (don't forget to include the name of the ini file in the command line or it will look for a sc_serv_gui.ini, which may or may not exist).
<LI>Hit Start|Programs and drill your way down to the icon for "SHOUTcast DNAS (GUI)", but right-click on it instead and choose "Properties." There you can adjust the "Start in:" field to the parent directory of the content folder, in my case C:\Progra~1\SHOUTcast\ (or "C:\Program Files\SHOUTcast", if you include the quotes). The server can then be fired up from the Start menu and will function properly.

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