Release Notes: This release fixes a regression for Python 2.4 users that were unable to run the program because it used append_const instead of store_const in the option parser.
Release Notes: This release features some small changes including bugfixes, improved help text, and the return of the -b or --best-quality option.
Release Notes: This release fixed downloading of metacafe.com videos. Videos are now downloaded immediately after downloading their information. This should help people retrieving videos from networks such as "tor". The release also features some other minor changes and improvements.
Release Notes: This release solves a bug that resulted in an unhandled KeyError exception when the video title had some special character sequences in it.
Release Notes: This release fixes the code that sets the language, removes the --best-quality option, and adds a --high-def option. HD videos are now saved with the right file name extension.
Release Notes: This release includes the -w option to indicate that no file should be overwritten. Also, the program now has a YouTube search InfoExtractor that lets the user download search results without indicating any specific video.
Release Notes: This release fixes the authentication and download problems due to the recent YouTube internationalization changes. Also, it adds the -a or --batch-file option to specify a file containing URLs to download.
Release Notes: This release fixes two small bugs: YouTube playlist entries are now downloaded in order, and some locale-related TypeError exceptions have been prevented.
Release Notes: This release fixes problems with the login mechanism of YouTube not working when using the program from some countries.
Release Notes: This release fixes the metacafe.com support and mitigates the UTF-8 filename problem in the majority of cases.