multiple radio entries off of shoutcast in radio view

Asked by awrb on 2006-12-19

When ever I click on a radio link on the shoutcast.com website it loads multiple radio entries in rythmbox.
They are all the same radio station but just multiple entries.
How do I configure rythmbox to just list 1 entry?
Is this a shoutcast.com issue?
thx

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2006-12-20
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2007-12-04
Fabián Rodríguez (magicfab) said : #1

Can you please provide more details ?
- Ubuntu version ?
- Steps to reproduce ?

I don't get the described behavior when using Edgyt Eft.

awrb (anthonybowers84) said : #2

Ubuntu:
Ubuntu 6.10, Edgy Eft

Steps:
1) Open Rhythmbox 0.9.6

2) go to www.shoutcast.com

3) find a radio station you like

4) click on the "tune in" button for that station

5) I get multiple stations of the same station appear in the radio view in Rhythmbox.

let me know if that works.

Bryce Harrington (bryce) said : #3

Hi awrb,

These additional entries are actually mirror sites of the main site. This is a good thing in that it gives you fallbacks in case the main site is too busy.

I seem to recall that Rhythmbox has plans to nest the mirror sites so you'll have just one entry. However, I can't easily find the bug that this work is attached to.

Bryce Harrington (bryce) said : #4

Hi awrb, did this answer your question?

zwa (ulpianosonsi) said : #5

I run ubuntu 7.10 and rythmbox behave the way described by awrb, it load multiple links to the same radio.
this is a little annoying , hope this get fixed soon.

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