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Please send me a link

I removed this post because I did not find it.
I saw a link talking about beta build on your download page but did not look enough.
It's just an anchor link to a text about being beta tester.
I ain't got much time to test a lot of things but right now I'm testing wacup streaming possibilities

Hi Dro and thanks for the answer.
May be you could give me a link to this build on PM please ?

I know you don't plan to be shoutcast V2 compatible. Infortunately Icecast don't stream cover artwork...

May be a V1 shoutcast compatibility with streaming art correctly working would be a great thing ^^

Sorry if I posted the wrong place. Feel free to move my post... Vik

Hello everybody

I am trying Wacup streaming Source with shoutcast on a local server. I will talk longer about this later.
I just want to report a bug about shoutcast history not working and I don't know why.
Don't know if it's because of parameters in my config file (It's a shoutcast V2 config file), if the problem comes from a parameter in Wacup Preferences or if it's just a bug.

I mean that shoutcast history reports only 3 or 4 songs in the history (the config file says 20) and it displays Mick%2 for Mick Jagger - She's the boss
or Steel%2 for Steel Pulse - Natty

Anyone for an idea ? Thanks for support

General Discussion / Re: Show first selected in Playlist Editor
« on: August 31, 2020, 05:31:19 AM »
Thanks Dro
That was what I was lookin' for... and it works

General Discussion / Re: Show first selected in Playlist Editor
« on: August 30, 2020, 07:27:05 AM »
I have the last public build (July 23rd 2020) and I'm looking how to activate this one... Really useful with large playlists.
I have seen the option "flash playlist entry when using show entry in playlist"
but when in library view I don't see the option.
In Winamp versions I think it was in "Send to" context menu.
Where is it please ?

Hi Dro

My setup is simple
What I'm testing today is :

Latest Wacup with multiple DSP plugin (to insert Jammix Enhancer plugin in the soundchain then shoutcast source dsp on V2 option)
This is routed to Shoutcast GUI : sc_srv x86  (you said x64 sc_srv is not a good idea) as public server via 500Mbps upload ffth fiber connection.

I am not sure to really understand what you say about relaying a local server, but I try to stay the simplest as possible.
I don't plan to rent external hosting. I got good connection and prefer to control what I can by myself ... I don't specially like online radio managers and disk space limitations.

I been using shoutcast V1 for 9 years with no problem but since I updated to V2 (only interested in streaming my cover arts new feature) I spend 2 years tweaking things and testing different file versions
with no real success about stream stabilility.

But if I'm the only guy interested in this feature I understand you're not in a hurry to bring it to Wacup. I know external services can display cover art images but they don't know half the music I play and don't always display the good one even when they know it.

BTW : I tried to calculate new replay gain EBU R128 for my whole library (about 15k files). After a moment Wacup closes with no crash report.
May be a memory or thread priority problem (My server has 12Go ram). Don't know.

Thanks again Dro

Thanks for your answers Dro

I'm a bit confused about wich way to choose to improve my radio stream.
I'm still looking for a stability in my stream but now that I display cover arts on my site's player it's hard to come back to V1

My images are basic jpg 300x300px between 40 and 90K and I don't stream the stream branding logo
Sometimes the song changes are ok but often glitches happens.

I've seen the in_mp3.dll Wacup uses has better sound quality and strength than the Winamp 5 one
Maybe you know some x64 version numbers of dsp and sc-srv who would be more stable ?

Thanks anyway

Wishlist / Feature Requests / Re: Stream artwork
« on: August 26, 2020, 02:19:08 PM »
So... no plan to implement artwork cover stream... Bad news

It was the only new feature that convinced me to update to shoutcast V2 two years ago
I've since experienced a lot of stream stability problems :hiccups, glitches and ticks at beginning and end of songs.
I was hoping you would do this in a better way

I'm gonna try Wacup with shoutcast source DSP 2 but please keep on thinking about it. It's a great feature.


I am trying Wacup as a local streaming server to see the difference with Winamp 5.8 and shoutcast source DSP 2.3.5.

My question is : "Does Wacup stream source stream cover art ?"
If yes i did not managed to do it. How to do ?
If no... Do you plan to implement this feature ?

This feature is really important for me

Thanks for your answers

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