WEBM, is it the default option of yt-dlp downloads?

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at redhat.com
Sun Nov 28 19:10:10 UTC 2021

Hello Ibrahim,

this page can help:

However, maybe pipe-viewer:
can be used as an interface to yt-dlp.

I plan to package it in the coming days.

Le 28/11/2021 à 19:42, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> Hello friends,
> I noticed that all of my downloads from youtube and facebook using 
> yt-dlp come in a WEBM format.  Is WEBM the default option of yt-dlp or 
> is it the only option?
> How can I change the setting to make sure that my downloads maintain 
> their original formats without changes. I want my downloads to be mp3 if 
> the original is mp3, or mp4 if the original is mp4...etc. Is this possible?
> Cheers,
> Ibrahim

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