youtube video download not working

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Thu Dec 20 12:34:29 UTC 2012

On 12/20/2012 06:26 AM, Steve Pearce wrote:
> On 20/12/12 11:19, oxy wrote:
>> Hi,
>> all youtube video download addons aren't working for me.
>> A simple wget command doesnt work as well.
>> What is happening? Anyone having the same problem?
>> thx...
> Hi oxy,
> May I recommend trying youtube-dl?
> To install it, open a terminal and run:
> sudo apt-get install youtube-dl
> Then, you can download a video by opening a terminal and running
> something like:
> youtube-dl -t
> Unless you changed directory, you'll find the file in your home directory.
> You can see more options by running:
> man youtube-dl
I use downloadhelper which is a plugin for Firefox. I swear by it. Works 
a charm on just about any site, except the more anal ones. Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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