Tony Baechler tony at
Mon Apr 25 09:12:08 UTC 2016

On 4/24/2016 5:53 PM, Rudy Vener wrote:
> Has anyone else had a problem with youtube-dl suddenly not working?
> Normally when this happens, a call to youtube-dl -U to fetch the latest version
> fixes whatever problem Youtube has introduced. Not this time.

No, actually I've grabbed a ton of audio lately without problems. Can you 
give the exact output? Are you running it from an installed package or from

> Can anyone suggest a command line alternative to   youtube-dl?

There is youtube-viewer, but it's not really for the command line and still 
uses youtube-dl or wget to get the actual video. Is it a specific video that 
isn't working?

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