On 8 April 2013 11:03, Harald Weis <ha...@free.fr> wrote: > On Sun, Apr 07, 2013 at 12:09:32AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: > > > If it's just about YouTube video, why not use youtube-dl and > > mplayer? I haven't tested it for those particular two videos, > > but it tends to work for everything. :-) > > Can you please help me how to find the right URLs for youtube-dl ? > > For example on > http://www.youtube.com/user/ConcertosLive/videos > > When I copy URLs with mouse in opera I always get > "youtube-dl: No match." > > (opera and flash work fine for playing and also for downloading the > the ogg file) > > I definitely prefer the command line tool. > Getting rid of flash would be a tremendous relief. > > youtube_dl works fine with just the video id, as in: % youtube_dl -c --restrict-filenames -o '%(title)s.%(id)s.%(ext)s' "De6ejDbIcOM" to download http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=De6ejDbIcOM (though the full url works, as well)
You may want to set --max-quality 45 (or 46)* to avoid downloading a ½GB 3072p video (as with some of the HD stuff) since youtube_dl defaults to the highest quality available. *quo vide: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube -- -- _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"