youtube-dl is a small command-line tool to download videos. While it originally and still is used for YouTube.com, it supports many other video hosters like Anitube, Appletrailers, Archive.org, ARD, Arte, Blinkx, Bloomberg, CBS, clipfish, CollegeHumor, ComedyCentral, Discovery, dropbox, eHow, flickr, FranceTV, Google+, GorillaVid, Internet Video Archive, justintv, KhanAcademy, liveleak, MTV, MyVideo, NBC, Newstube, novamov Slideshare, SoundCloud, Southpark, Steam, SyFy, Veoh and Vimeo. It can save video MP4s and other provided formats or just extract audio tracks.
minor feature: zdf Rework extractors.Generalize cross-extractor video ids for zdf based extractorsImprove extractionsat and phoenix.Generalize cross-extractor video ids for zdf based extractors.Improve extraction.sat and phoenix. stretchinternet extraction. urplay episode data extraction. bandaichannel Add support for b-ch.com. srgssr Improve extraction.Extract subtitleextraction for new videosUpdate srf download domains.Extract subtitle.extraction for new videos.Update srf download domains. vvvvid Reduce season request payload size. vvvvid Extract series sublists playlist title. dplay Extract Ad-Free uplynk URLs. wat Detect DRM protected videos. tf1 Improve extraction. tmz and improve extraction. gedidigital Add support for Gedi group sites. youtube get_video_info request.