Can't download _any_ TV programmes even with patched script

dinkypumpkin dinkypumpkin at
Thu Jul 28 12:10:34 EDT 2011

On 28/07/2011 16:57, Chris Marriott wrote:
> I reported yesterday that installing the "swfurl" patch had fixed my
> download problems, but I spoke too soon. I've downloaded the latest full
> script from "github", but I'm still unable to download anything. At
> about the 250s mark into any programme I get:
> ERROR: RTMP_HashSWF: couldn't contact swfurl
> (HTTP error 301)

As Ed pointed out, if your copy of get_iplayer is still attempting to 

then you don't have the latest version of either my fork on github or 
the infradead version (which both have the same patch for this issue). 
Download again, or see Steve Anderson's reply for the quick hack you 
need.  It really is a one-line fix.

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