Open sopcast links on Linux

Posted by Arkham on October 18th, 2008

SopCast is a simple, free way to broadcast video and audio or watch videos and listen to radio on the Internet. To install it:

$ yaourt -S sopcast

Now go to and find a sopcast link for the event you want to watch.

$ SOPLINK=sop://
$ /usr/bin/sp-sc $SOPLINK 3908 8908 > /dev/null &
$ mplayer

Ta da!


This entry was posted on Saturday, October 18th, 2008 at 22:52 and is filed under computers. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Tags: ,

Comments are closed.