Wanted - lightweight program to play internet radio audio streams - especially BBC
cl at isbd.net
Wed Mar 28 19:26:21 UTC 2012
On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 10:06:30PM +0200, Bas Roufs wrote:
> Hello Chris and everybody
> A few things I would like to add.
> > A A A The BBC provides its live streams as .asx amd .sdp files/URLs,
> there are
> > A A A alternative sources streaming some of them as .pls streams.
> >A One of the hits is http://www.listenlive.eu/uk.html
> The search string "BCC world news in .pls format"A also delivered a few
> useful results, amongst which:
I don't really wnt the world service, I want all the BBC's national
services (BBC Radi1 1 through to 4 and various others), none of the
above has these.
> One of the links I found there is the World Service live channel in MP3
> Right-click at this link, than choose the option "save file as....." You
> will save a small .pls file of the type "MP3 shoutcast". Copy that file to
> some place logical for you at your HD/ Home directory. Than, right-click
> at the file and open it with a media player like Amarok or VLC. Both media
> players are in the regular repository.
All of this clicking on files is a bit irrelevant on the command line! :-)
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