Upload a video to youtube

google youtube post --title "My\ Video" --category Education ~/myvideo.avi
Google just released a new commend line tool offering all sorts of new services from the commend line. One of them is uploading a youtube video but there are plenty more google services to interact with. Download it here: http://code.google.com/p/googlecl/ Manual: http://code.google.com/p/googlecl/wiki/Manual
Sample Output
Loading myvideo.avi

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2010-06-19 00:04:48

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  • Watch a video while it's downloading. It's additionally saved to the disk for later viewing.


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Really very interesting, thanks for the news
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