Recording 'archived' items on iplayer site

James Cook james.cook at
Fri Jun 29 11:36:56 EDT 2012

FYI the Gotcha works both ways see e.g.

on the NightWaves Archive. Data is still incorrect even though I told
the BBC last year!


On Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:56:21 +0100, you wrote:

>On 29/06/2012 13:18, James Cook wrote:
>> Doesnt --pid-recursive do this?
>> e.g. --profiledir=. --type=radio --pid b00XXXXX
>> --pid-recursive --get
>Should do.  The only slight gotcha is that --pid-recursive can pick up 
>old episodes of a series that no longer have media available.  It's 
>harmless, but burns a few extra cycles/bandwidth.
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