copying DVD material :: somewhat OT. youtube-dl

Robert Huff roberthuff at
Sun Dec 9 20:37:27 PST 2007

Chris said:
>  >I tried youtube-dl but every url I tried gave
>  >youtube-dl: No match.
>  >eg
>  >%youtube-dl
>  >youtube-dl: No match.

	You have to quote the URL:

huff@> youtube-dl ""

	The shell parses "", sees
the '?', thinks it's a shell glob character, and does the usual
thing.  Which turns out to not be the Right Thing.

				Robert Huff

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