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:Not sure, Do you mind emailing me the .pls to scanff at yahoo.com (the one that does not work).  I will take a look at it. --[[User:Scanff|Scanff]] 16:20, 18 May 2009 (UTC)
 
:Not sure, Do you mind emailing me the .pls to scanff at yahoo.com (the one that does not work).  I will take a look at it. --[[User:Scanff|Scanff]] 16:20, 18 May 2009 (UTC)
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== What about m3u playlists? ==
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Some stations use m3u playlists, namely www.kohina.com
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It looks like most of them use .ogg instead of .mp3.
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Do these playlist files work? I tried adding it to the pls directory but it doesn't show up. I also tried to make it into a .pls file instead. The .pls file works in VLC, but doesn't show up in WiiRadio.

Revision as of 15:40, 19 May 2009

Favorites

How do you add favorites? -MM-


Please give a possibility to delete entries from the favorites! Thanks! :-)


-- Yes I'll look at adding this -- scanff

Sources, and other stream support

Guess you like Trance, glad to hear it, check my site for Trance mixes etc http://djdynamite.listen.to/ Anyway enough rabbiting, cool app, are you not uploading the source no more? also does it support other stream types like .m3u etc?

djdynamite123 17:15, 15 March 2009 (UTC)

Version 0.2 was a rush release I forgot to zip up the sources. There's not many changes between 0.1 and 0.2 just playlists. I'll include sources in v0.3

-- Currently just supporting .pls but if I every have time I'll look at .m3u. -- scanff

Sound output

Are USB-speakers usable on the Wii? Would be nice to hear the music without the TV. Knitax

Could always use a video/audio controller with phono leads going to AMP/HIFI etc. I doubt USB speakers would work. djdynamite123 22:48, 15 March 2009 (UTC)

---Don't know, libogc would have to support USB speakers -- scanff

Additional Genres?

Just a minor request, could Industrial genre be added? I tried to add it myself and recompile, but apparently I don't have all the libs that were used. Industrial is all I listen to on Shoutcast and that's what my playlist runs in, when I have it running. --RazorChrist 17:16, 16 March 2009 (UTC)

EDIT: Nevermind, it's easier just to download the .pls of specific stations from the Shoutcast site, and copy it to the pls folder on the SD card. Speaking of which, mad props on the custom playlist feature. Me likey. --RazorChrist 19:43, 16 March 2009 (UTC)


-- Well I'll be adding an ini type file to deal with the genres down the road - scanff

Screen Resolution

Can't the listing entries and everything else be bigger? There is so much unused space over and under the screen? Please! :-)


--- I'll look at adding support for other resolutions. Currently if all fits nicely on my crappy NTSC TV -- scanff


Can you include a second version made for the 50Hz PAL TV resolution? Because the now used 60Hz NTSC version causing steady flickering on PAL TVs. --Moschkosch 09:47, 27 March 2009 (UTC)


--- I agree on my 47" HDTV it is frustrating to have only 4 per screen. Perhaps you could have an option for widescreen with like 8-10 per screen. Innovative1 16:44, 17 May 2009 (UTC)

OK, Perhaps you can help me out, I only have NTSC 480i so I'm not sure what other resolutions are supported by Wii. If you know what other formats Wii supports then list them here and I'll try to add better support for widescreen. Thanks :) --Scanff 06:59, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

---Unfortunately it only supports 480p but it does output an anamorphic widescreen resolution of 854x480 when set to 16:9 and 480p in the options. Innovative1 22:34, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Screen dimming

Thank you ever so much for this magnificent port! I know it's in the early stages, but one thing I'd love to see incorporated is screen dimming to avoid screen burn on plasmas. Ideally this would dim after 60 secconds of no wiimote movement, and brighted up again when the wiimote is moved / a button pressed. Thanks again--Wilsoff 03:08, 24 March 2009 (UTC)

Also, here's a new hand.bmp, looks a bit funny on the computer, but looks fine on the wii once it makes the black transparent: http://www.mediafire.com/file/mjwejwteem0/hand.bmp I drew it myself so no copyright issues - anyone is free to do what they want with it.--Wilsoff 04:54, 24 March 2009 (UTC)


-- Yes will do for v0.3 -- scanff

Language Translations

What about translations for other languages? Is there a language file available for editing/translating? I could translate it in German. --Moschkosch 09:50, 27 March 2009 (UTC)

-- Sorry I personally don't speak anything but English. If someone would like to translate then I'd be happy to look at adding this feature. Just hold off till version 0.3 is out, there are lots of changes and the GUI will be finalized -- scanff

"Browser" Part of WiiRadio Not Working

For more information, see here: http://forum.wiibrew.org/read.php?17,9957 --Mbressman 20:32, 25 April 2009 (UTC)

This should not happen anymore from v0.3+ --Scanff 07:00, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Crash after accessing 3rd stream

I run the 4.0 fw. The third connection freezes the sw, can't turn off/go back, have to unplug, version 0.3. Just to let you know. Also ... it just freezed after about 1/2 hour running. If you need an italian translator here I am. Fanonly 11:19, 17 May 2009 (UTC)

Yes, thanks I think it's an issue, I'm trying to nail it down for the next release. --Scanff 06:55, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Quick edit to this - I have a 3.4 U wii, and I'm having the same issue, so it's not limited to 4.0 System Menu Wiis. Glad you're aware of it, though. :) - Jarsonic 10:58, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Yes it will affect all Wii's :) --Scanff 16:37, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Search Feature

It would be great if the genres were each searchable. I have some specific stations that I am having trouble finding at 4 items per screen. Specifically I am looking for Proton Radio and Radio1. Also, then you could search for 'Drum and Bass' or 'Breaks' for example and not have to wade through the pages and pages of Trance in the Techno and Dance genres.Innovative1 16:44, 17 May 2009 (UTC)

I'll look at adding something to aid in this, not sure if it will be in the next version or not though. --Scanff 06:56, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Doesn't Recognize .PLS Playlist Files

I'm still having issues in 0.3 with WiiRadio not picking up .pls files in the /pls folder. They're the same format as ones that do work, heh. I don't see any rhyme or reason to ones that work and ones that don't. For example, I manually added one for bluemars.org's main stream, and it didn't show up. However, accessing it through the browser and adding it as a favorite worked fine; both .pls files, the one that worked and the one that didn't, are identical except for the filename of the .pls. Any ideas, Scanff? - Jarsonic 11:02, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Not sure, Do you mind emailing me the .pls to scanff at yahoo.com (the one that does not work). I will take a look at it. --Scanff 16:20, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

What about m3u playlists?

Some stations use m3u playlists, namely www.kohina.com It looks like most of them use .ogg instead of .mp3. Do these playlist files work? I tried adding it to the pls directory but it doesn't show up. I also tried to make it into a .pls file instead. The .pls file works in VLC, but doesn't show up in WiiRadio.