RTMPDump 2.4 fixes all the problems on Windows

Chris Marriott chris at chrism.demon.co.uk
Sat Aug 6 04:41:22 EDT 2011

I'm very happy to report that - for me at least, using Windows 7 - 
downloading RTMPDump 2.4 and using the latest version of the "get_iplayer" 
script has fixed all the problems of the last couple of weeks. After the 
dreaded "Failed to read RTMP packet body" error, the download now 
successfully restarts and ultimately completes (often with many re-starts). 
Previously, after a restart it would ALWAYS ultimately fail.

It seems that, for now at least, we once again have a stable, usable 

If anyone missed the earlier posts, the Windows version of RTMPDump 2.4 can 
be downloaded from:




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