urls #11623

brendonanderson opened this Issue Jan 6, 2017 · 0 comments


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youtube-dl -v
[debug] System config: []
[debug] User config: []
[debug] Custom config: []
[debug] Command-line args: [u'-v', u'']
[debug] Encodings: locale UTF-8, fs utf-8, out UTF-8, pref UTF-8
[debug] youtube-dl version 2017.01.05
[debug] Python version 2.7.10 - Darwin-15.6.0-x86_64-i386-64bit
[debug] exe versions: ffmpeg 2.8.6, ffprobe 2.8.6, rtmpdump 2.4
[debug] Proxy map: {}
[generic] nashville-the-wayfaring-stranger-season-5-ep-501: Requesting header
WARNING: Falling back on generic information extractor.
[generic] nashville-the-wayfaring-stranger-season-5-ep-501: Downloading webpage
[generic] nashville-the-wayfaring-stranger-season-5-ep-501: Extracting information
ERROR: Unsupported URL:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/extractor/", line 1685, in _real_extract
    doc = compat_etree_fromstring(webpage.encode('utf-8'))
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/", line 2526, in compat_etree_fromstring
    doc = _XML(text, parser=etree.XMLParser(target=_TreeBuilder(element_factory=_element_factory)))
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/", line 2515, in _XML
  File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.7/lib/python2.7/xml/etree/", line 1642, in feed
  File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.7/lib/python2.7/xml/etree/", line 1506, in _raiseerror
    raise err
ParseError: not well-formed (invalid token): line 35, column 167
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/", line 694, in extract_info
    ie_result = ie.extract(url)
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/extractor/", line 359, in extract
    return self._real_extract(url)
  File "/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl/youtube_dl/extractor/", line 2507, in _real_extract
    raise UnsupportedError(url)
UnsupportedError: Unsupported URL:

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It seems in the past has been supported. Looking through some of the issues related to cmt, the url formats are different than I've posted above, though I cannot find videos with similar urls to those in the previous issues.

@dstftw dstftw added a commit that closed this issue Jan 13, 2017
@dstftw dstftw [mtv,cc,cmt,spike] Improve and refactor
- Eliminate _transform_rtmp_url
* Generalize triforce mgid extraction
+ [cmt] Add support for full-episodes (closes #11623)
@dstftw dstftw closed this in adf063d Jan 13, 2017
@myg133 myg133 added a commit to myg133/youtube-dl that referenced this issue Jan 18, 2017
@dstftw @myg133 dstftw + myg133 [mtv,cc,cmt,spike] Improve and refactor
- Eliminate _transform_rtmp_url
* Generalize triforce mgid extraction
+ [cmt] Add support for full-episodes (closes #11623)
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