All TV downloads failing at about 240s
fjuniper at gmail.com
Wed Jul 27 04:39:01 EDT 2011
No problem here either - successfully downloaded a 30 minute programme
in VHigh using command line (and a "three" 3G connection!).
Chris Marriott wrote:
> I've been successfully using the latest get_iplayer under Windows for
> many months. This morning, however, any attempt to download TV gets to
> about 240s into the programme and then fails with:
> ERROR: RTMP_ReadPacket, failed to read RTMP packet body. len: 73508
> it will then attempt to resume, get a little way further, and then
> repeatedly give:
> WARNING: Stream does not start with requested frame, ignoring data...
> before finally failing.
> This is happening with ALL downloads of TV programmes, although radio
> downloads seem to be working OK. Every download is failing at the same
> point - around the 240s point - which makes me suspect an issue at the
> BBC end of things.
> I'm using the standard rtmpdump 2.2d which comes with the Windows
> installation. I've tried replacing it with the later 2.3, but it fails
> in exactly the same way.
> A typical command line I'm using:
> get_iplayer --mode=flashhigh --pid=b012t6ly
> Is anyone else seeing this problem?
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