CentOS 7.X / Shoutcast v2 Radios Unable to Start UP Error (Solution)


Issue:
Radios are online but no connection  and the following error returns during the radio creation on some CentOS 7.X new servers.




Reason:
Some CentOS 7.X new server installations comes with the serverIP not added to network interface of the server, therefore shoutcast unable to binds on the IP, results online status in WHMSonic but the radio itself is not available from outside with the above error during radio creation.

Solution:
Contact us with the root login information provided or give this article page url to your server provider tech support and request this configuration to be done. You can also add your serverIP or the radioIP of your radios to your network interface by following these steps.

1.) Login to your root SSH with root user and run/copy paste the following commands + configuration.

2.) nano /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0:1

Copy/Paste the following information and replace SERVER_IP with your own serverIP that you use with your radios.

DEVICE=eth0:1
ARPCHECK="no"
IPADDR=SERVER_IP
NETMASK=255.255.255.255

CTRL + X  then press y and then enter to save the file.

3.) Copy paste the following command line completely and run it.

systemctl unmask network.service; sudo service network restart; systemctl disable firewalld; systemctl stop firewalld
 

After above configurations, you should be able to start your radios now.

You can view this article online at:
http://help.sonicpanel.com/index.php/article/centos-7x-shoutcast-v2-radios-unable-to-start-up-error