Get Iplayer for Windows
dinkypumpkin at gmail.com
Mon Aug 8 06:24:09 EDT 2011
On 7 Aug 2011, at 21:38, dinkypumpkin wrote:
> On 04/08/2011 20:21, David Woodhouse wrote:
>> I would love for someone to step forward and maintain the Windows stuff.
> I won't volunteer to take over permanently because - like David - I don't use Windows much and prefer to keep it that way. However, I may be able to provide a bit of short-term help. For a while now, I've been maintaining a get_iplayer installer for
A few things I neglected to include in my previous message:
I would, of course, be happy to do any spadework necessary to get a new release of get_iplayer and installer out the door. But since it would be a one-off for me, if someone wants to take on the installer, now would be the time. I'm sure I'm not alone in wanting to get a new release out.
Kudos to Jon Davis, occasionally of this parish, for putting together a new Windows build of AtomicParsley.
Does anyone here use n95_wifi mode for downloads? I never have, and I couldn't get it to work while testing VLC for my installer. It looks get_iplayer needs some changes, but I'm not sure I'm invoking it correctly. Clues appreciated.
In the same vein, does anyone know of programmes that would exercise lame encoding in get_iplayer? AFAIK, it was only ever used for RealAudio streams, but I think those are all gone, even from the World Service.
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