Using --force

dinkypumpkin dinkypumpkin at
Thu Aug 1 12:13:40 EDT 2013

On 01/08/2013 17:09, dinkypumpkin wrote:
> On 01/08/2013 16:08, Jeremy Nicoll - ml get_iplayer wrote:
>>   get_iplayer "baldi" --type=radio --get --aactomp3 -force
>> I'd expected the "--force" to tell GiP to ignore the fact that the
>> programme
>> had already been downloaded, and get it again.  But instead GiP did a
>> refresh of the cache and told me the programme was already
>> downloaded.  Is
>> that as expected?
> If the above is a direct copy+paste, then you're missing a hyphen in
> front of "force", so it would be ignored.

Not ignored.  Forgot that -f is the short form of --refresh.

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