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YOUTUBE-DOWNLOAD(1p) User Contributed Perl Documentation YOUTUBE-DOWNLOAD(1p)

NAME - youtube-download - Download video(s) from YouTube


version 0.65


  $ youtube-download bT8yLWy4B5w
  $ youtube-download
  $ youtube-download < video_list_file


Force disable colored output
output filename, supports `{$value}` format (default: {video_id}.{suffix})
Download interval (default: 1 (sec))
Use the given proxy. Requires LWP::Protocol::socks to be installed for socks proxies. See examples for syntax. (default: no proxy)
File system encoding (default: utf8)
Skip downloading a video, if target file exists.
Force overwrite output file (default: disabled)
Do not download any videos, but print their target filenames, as defined by -o option. This option still sends query to Google servers to fetch details about given video.
Video quality (SEE ALSO Wikipedia)
Turns on chatty output (default: enabled)
Show playback URL of a video, but do not download it
Show progress bar if you have Term::ProgressBar
Turns off the most output
Display help
Display help page
Display version
Supply your own user agent string

supported `{$value}` format

{video_id} / {user} / {title} / {fmt} / {suffix} / {resolution}

  $ youtube-download -o "[{video_id}] {title}.{suffix}"
  $ youtube-download -p socks:// -o "{title} by {user} (youtube {video_id}).{suffix}"


xaicron <xaicron {@}>


This software is copyright (c) 2013 by Yuji Shimada.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.

2020-11-23 perl v5.32.0