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Trying to listen to shoutcast streams as well as other live music may be a daunting task for many linux users however it is not as hard as many might think.

Assuming you have XMMS installed simply use the following command.

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apt-get install streamtuner streamripper
This will install Streamtuner, a program that taps into a database of shoutcast stations, as well as streamripper which is an addon to stream tuner. enjoy!
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sweet, i will try that out when i get home

which distro are you using?

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I am currently using Ubuntu, however most repositories should have streamtuner etc.. if you need any help let me know.
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cool, i'm currently using *broken* ubuntu, but i will def try that out sometime
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