Old 27th June 2003, 17:05   #1
NeoVanGoth
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 8
sc_trans with dynamic playlist

Hi,

is it possible to use sc_trans with a dynamically created *.lst?

I wrote a simple bradcasting-system wich plays random songs from an internal playlist, but is also able to insert user-requested songs from a website. Unfortunately the system uses perl + mpg123 + lame, wich is not so good after all and does't make crossfading, wich is possible im sc_trans i think.
So i thought it were better to use sc_trans in combination with my scripts to generate the playlist.
NeoVanGoth is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29th July 2003, 16:19   #2
gmcclel
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 5
Send a message via ICQ to gmcclel Send a message via AIM to gmcclel Send a message via Yahoo to gmcclel
Here is what I do at radio.whoa.org.

Initial sc_trans startup: Create playlist.lst, start sc_trans
Upon request: Modify playlist.lst, do 'kill -USR1 sc_trans_pid'. If I want the song change to happen right away I do a 'kill -WINCH sc_trans_pid'.

Works for me.
gmcclel is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Winamp & Shoutcast Forums > Shoutcast > Shoutcast Technical Support

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump