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A fork of youtube-dl with additional features and patches

Based on youtube-dl 2021.06.06 commit/379f52a and youtube-dlc 2020.11.11-3 commit/98e248f, youtube-dl offers all the features and patches of youtube-dlc in addition to the latest youtube-dl

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Details for yt-dlp

  • Unlicense

Last updated
  • 6 March 2023


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