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Download Entire YouTube Channel - all of a user's videos

Terminal - Download Entire YouTube Channel - all of a user's videos
yt-chanrip() { for i in $(curl -s http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/users/"$1"/uploads | grep -Eo "watch\?v=[^[:space:]\"\'\\]{11}" | uniq); do youtube-dl --title --no-overwrites http://youtube.com/"$i"; done }
2011-02-02 01:12:26
Functions: grep
-1
Download Entire YouTube Channel - all of a user's videos

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Terminal - Alternatives
yt-chanrip() { for i in $(curl -s http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/users/"$1"/uploads | grep -Eo "watch\?v=[^[:space:]\"\'\\]{11}" | uniq); do youtube-dl --title --no-overwrites http://youtube.com/"$i"; done }
2011-01-29 05:52:25
User: m1cawber
Functions: grep
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create the function then run 'yt-chanrip username' to download that user's entire channel.

uses youtube-dl and the GData API. similar to http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/3154/download-youtube-playlist

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um, this is exactly the same as command #7752 whose comments explain this only gets vids 1-25. To get all of them you need to wrap in another for loop; for count in $(seq 1 50 301); do... and expand the url too.

Comment by m1cawber 198 weeks and 4 days ago

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