how to save a web video?
kline at thought.org
Thu Dec 5 03:36:53 UTC 2013
Organization: Thought Unlimited. Public service Unix since 1986.
Of_Interest: With 27 years of service to the Unix community.
On Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 07:40:55PM -0500, Chris Hill wrote:
> On Wed, 4 Dec 2013, Gary Kline wrote:
> >Organization: Thought Unlimited. Public service Unix since 1986.
> >Of_Interest: With 27 years of service to the Unix community.
> > hi guys,
> > anybody how howto save a video stream from the web?
> > they come/go too quickly for my taste!
> There is www/youtube_dl in ports. For other than youtube, it will
> vary, and sometimes not be possible to me with my limited knowledge.
> Sometimes I have been able to 'view page source' (control-U in
> Firefox) and find a direct URL to the media file in there.
> Hope this helps.
No joy, but thanks for replying/. I will make a "fetchaudio"
program my last project for FBSD. I'm wearing out, but the
one thing I want to contribute before I hang up my spurs--er,
keyboard--is a non-GUI port that, after the user inputs, will
go out and get webcasts in mp3, and store somewhere. so the '
user will have several audio file to listen to << whenever >>.
I was hoping to use videos like NOVA too, but that may not work.
> Chris Hill chris at monochrome.org
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Gary Kline kline at thought.org http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix
Twenty-seven years of service to the Unix community.
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