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Play newest or random YouTube video

Terminal - Play newest or random YouTube video
oumou sangare
2010-04-12 21:45:02
User: gabougabou
-5
Play newest or random YouTube video

Alternatives

There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
goyoutube() { d=/path/to/videos p=$d/playlist m=$d/*.mp4 f=$d/*.flv if [ "$1" == 'rand' ]; then ls -1 $m $f | shuf >$p else ls -1t $m $f >$p fi mplayer -geometry 500x400 -playlist $p }
2010-04-11 18:53:49
User: meathive
Functions: ls
-1

newly downloaded videos

goyoutube

random

goyoutube rand

This command assumes you've already downloaded some YouTube .mp4 or .flv video files via other means. Requires 'shuf', or your own stdin shuffler.

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