Thursday, July 21, 2016

youtube-dl 2016.07.17, a Youtube Video Downloader released

youtube-dl is a command-line program to download videos from It requires the Python interpreter, version 2.6, 2.7, or 3.2+, and it is not platform specific. It should work in your Unix box, in Windows or in Mac OS X. It is released to the public domain, which means you can modify it, redistribute it or use it however you like.

Here's is the list of all the supported sites, ordered alphabetically:
  • 1tv: Первый канал
  • 20min
  • 22tracks:genre
  • 22tracks:track
  • 24video
  • 3qsdn: 3Q SDN
  • 3sat
  • 4tube
  • 5min
  • 8tracks
  • 91porn
  • 9gag
  • Abc7News
  • abcnews
  • abcnews:video
  • AcademicEarth:Course
  • acast
  • acast:channel
  • AddAnime
  • AdobeTV
  • AdobeTVChannel
  • more sites.

How to install youtube-dl 2016.07.17 on Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf, Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr and derivative systems like Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela, Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Pinguy OS 14.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Deepin 2014, Peppermint 6, Peppermint 5, LXLE 14.04 and Linux Lite 2

 Open terminal and insert command line...

$ sudo curl -L -o /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl

$ sudo chmod a+rx /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl

 If you do not have curl, you can alternatively use wget:

$ sudo wget -O /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl

$ sudo chmod a+rx /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl

Command showing how to download a Youtube Video:

$ youtube-dl 'the url address of video to download'



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