Re: [slim] Any standalone Squeezebox-like devices that play HLS/MPEG-DASH streams natively?

2017-01-16 Thread Nick_G
Thanks for all your replies. I actually managed to successfully install bpa's playHLS plugin last night (I even surprised myself, lol). So now I can save the direct HLS URLs in LMS and they play. Thanks for your hard work on this bpa. It is much appreciated. It is also indeed fortunate that the

Re: [slim] Any standalone Squeezebox-like devices that play HLS/MPEG-DASH streams natively?

2017-01-15 Thread slartibartfast
The playHLS plugin would probably allow HLS streams to be played. When I had it installed on my old server I could play BBC HLS streams from Tunein. Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk slartibartfast's Profile:

Re: [slim] Any standalone Squeezebox-like devices that play HLS/MPEG-DASH streams natively?

2017-01-14 Thread ian_heys
My Revo SuperConnect Radio plays the Live BBC Dash streams after a recent update. It isn't a touch like device, it has other features though. (DAB/FM/Spotify etc etc) It can function as a LMS UPNP Squeezelite player thanks to Philippe's plugin, but don't think your interested in that feature.

Re: [slim] Any standalone Squeezebox-like devices that play HLS/MPEG-DASH streams natively?

2017-01-14 Thread bpa
While SB Touch could have HLS or DASH implemented within Touch as Triode implemented Flash - IIRC the development environment is difficult and nobody around has done any similar development recently so the knowledge maybe lost. There is a problem with vendors implementing DASH or HLS. They

[slim] Any standalone Squeezebox-like devices that play HLS/MPEG-DASH streams natively?

2017-01-14 Thread Nick_G
I've noticed looking at the www.publicradiofan.com website that a growing number of stations are adding HLS streams. Sometimes these are higher quality than the standard MP3 or AAC versions. So, with that in mind are there any standalone devices like the Squeezebox Touch that play HLS/MPEG-DASH