What Platforms are Supported?

Users can listen to SHOUTcast Radio on a variety of platforms. Recommended players are as follows:

  • Windows users should use Winamp.
  • Mac users should use iTunes.
  • Linux/X Windows users should use XMMS.
Broadcasters need to use Winamp and the SHOUTcast DSP Plugin for Winamp. There is no current solution for broadcasting from Unix or Macintosh. 
The SHOUTcast Radio DNAS software is available for the following platforms as of the writing of this documentation. There may be more recent information on the server download section of this site.

  • Windows - All versions
  • Linux glibc (intel)
  • FreeBSD 3.x (intel)
  • FreeBSD 4.x (intel)
  • BSDi (intel)
  • Solaris 7 (ULTRASPARC)

Was this answer helpful? 107 Users Found This Useful

Related Articles

Echo in the stream

There is an echo in the playback of the shoutcast stream! Some Soundcards have sound effects...

What is the SHOUTcast Source Plug-in for Winamp?

Nullsoft SHOUTcast Radio Source Plug-in for Winamp (also known as the DSP Plug-in) is a Winamp...

How it works

The SHOUTcast audio homesteading system is comprised of three simple components. They are...

What is SHOUTcast Radio?

SHOUTcast Radio is a free-of-charge audio homesteading solution. It permits anyone on the...