Accessing the BBC from outside the UK

Shevek shevek at
Thu Jan 5 13:12:24 EST 2012

On 5 January 2012 18:01, Timothy Murphy <gayleard at> wrote:
> I too found Clive's tutorial
> <>
> very useful, enabling me to use the application for the first time.
> But it brought me to the point where I realised
> that much, if not all, iplayer content is not available outside the UK.
> I had understood that get_iplayer was a way of getting round the BBC embargo.
> But seems that I was completely wrong?

get_iplayer can use a proxy server to get around this.

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