Can this do what I want it to do?

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Can this do what I want it to do?

Post by eptesicus »

So I have netjukebox setup on my home server, and can connect to it from work. How can I stream music in my browser at work? When I select a track to play I get an error saying:
Music Player Daemon error
Can't connect to: ##.###.###.###:80
A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond.
#'s for my computer's IP address.
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Re: Can this do what I want it to do?

Post by wbartels »

Outside your local area network use streaming!
For streaming use the icon that looks like )))

It is possible to directly stream the source file, for example a mp3 file.
To do this select source from config>stream profile.
For transcoding to another format/bitrate use another profile.
Than you also need to install the appropriate decoder/encoder.
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