How to install youtube-dl
on KDE Neon

youtube-dl

youtube-dl

Joe Borg (joeborg)

Download videos from youtube.com or other video platforms

youtube-dl is a command-line program to download videos from YouTube.com and a few more sites. It requires the Python interpreter, version 2.6, 2.7, or 3.2+, and it is not platform specific. It should work on your Unix box, on Windows or on macOS. It is released to the public domain, which means you can modify it, redistribute it or use it however you like.

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License
Unlicense
Last updated
16 November 2019

Enable snaps on KDE Neon and install youtube-dl

Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.

Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.

Enable snapd

Snap can be installed from the command line. Open the Konsole terminal and enter the following:

sudo apt update sudo apt install snapd

Install youtube-dl

To install youtube-dl, simply use the following command:

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