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README.md

Youtube::Ripper

It helps you extract and download a Youtube video. It requires the "curl" shell command.

Installation

Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

    gem 'youtube-ripper'

And then execute:

    $ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

  $ gem install youtube-ripper

Usage

Via shell

$ yt_ripper http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTSA_sWGM44

This will download the video in your current folder, using the video's title as the filename.

TODO

  • test
  • add command line options
  • add travis-ci support
  • handle the quality switch
  • multi download (via config file)
  • download a whole youtube playlist

Contributing

  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Added some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request
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