Tosca, BBC2 Live stream, Saturday - How?
dinkypumpkin at gmail.com
Thu Dec 22 10:44:55 EST 2011
On 22/12/2011 15:12, Jon Davies wrote:
> On 21 December 2011 19:59, Clive<clivebuc at gmail.com> wrote:
>> You helped me capture the live R3 audio broadcast of Tosca a couple of
>> months ago [...]
> complicated, and it turns out that get_iplayer will record the 320kbps
> aac stream out-of-the-box thus:
> get_iplayer -g --type=liveradio "BBC Radio 3"
The same principle should apply for recording the televised opera:
get_iplayer -g --type=livetv "BBC Two"
You may need to specify --livetvmode if you want to user a lower quality
stream (should default to flashvhigh for BBC2). You also may want to
run with the --stop option in order to get a clean shutdown (converts to
MP4, etc.). Killing rtmpdump when the programme finishes will leave
just the .partial.flv file, though that might be good enough for your
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