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« on: August 21, 2005, 02:26:59 AM »

I've been having trouble with the PHNL/PHJR feed and after listening with different programs to various feeds including my own, I was wondering which media player each of you use to listen to a feed. I get different results with each player.

Sometimes a feed will have trouble staying connected with one and not hiccup at all with another other. With some players some feeds can get wacky. I am curious to see what the everyone is using. Personally I find that iTunes works the best for me on the majority of the feeds. Any comments or additions are welcomed.
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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2005, 10:17:23 AM »

I use both Itunes and Windows Media Player and they work flawlessly for me.

What else do the rest of ya use?
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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2005, 04:17:11 PM »

I use or atleast TRY to use iTunes, but mine hasn't been working for a couple of weeks.
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2005, 06:45:26 PM »

My mac dieded, so i havent downloaded iTunes for PC yet. Otherwise, Windows media has a cool scope visual!
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« Reply #4 on: August 24, 2005, 02:11:37 PM »

I'm listening to JFK currently, using XMMS on my linux box. Works perfectly.

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« Reply #5 on: August 24, 2005, 03:20:39 PM »

I-Tunes works great for me, no problems.
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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2005, 06:23:10 PM »

Just so you know, my iTunes program conks out after 90 secondfor any ATC broadcast and fails to rebuffer.  I did some troubleshooting, uninstalling and trashing old files, no differnence.  Is there a possible feed quality issue?
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« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2005, 07:33:26 PM »

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Just so you know, my iTunes program conks out after 90 secondfor any ATC broadcast and fails to rebuffer.  I did some troubleshooting, uninstalling and trashing old files, no differnence.  Is there a possible feed quality issue?


Doubtful.  Have you tried another program like Winamp to verify whether it is your Internet connection that's causing the trouble?

I have seen connections for many hours with no trouble.
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« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2005, 07:46:38 PM »

Yes I have.  I tried to download a Winamp program for eMac, but I wasn't sure which application to select from my hard drive.  I tried a friend's computer in Peterborough who used winamp and that worked and was far more attractive than iTunes.  I also tried to open the file via Real Audio player, but that doesn't work.
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« Reply #9 on: August 26, 2005, 06:47:36 PM »

Good day folks.  I downloaded a recent version of Real Audio for mac and it's working much better than iTunes.  Except that the Toronto center frequencies I'm monitoring, kept getting disconnected every minute or so and automatically reconnects.
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« Reply #10 on: August 27, 2005, 05:22:07 AM »

I use Winamp. Works great.

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« Reply #11 on: September 12, 2005, 06:42:27 PM »

I switched to Real Audio now instead of iTunes and it's working like a charm.  I noticed I don't lose the connection once 2 min's rolls around.  I'll keep using Real Audio  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: October 27, 2005, 01:39:16 PM »

WinAmp FTW (for the win).
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« Reply #13 on: January 06, 2006, 09:57:56 AM »

I use VLC Media player under Linux. Works well I guess.
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« Reply #14 on: January 06, 2006, 05:16:55 PM »

i have hersd a lot about Winamp but i dount know if its free or where to get it can you help me
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