BBC to move to HTML5/DASH video

James Scholes james at
Wed Sep 30 12:40:58 PDT 2015

tellyaddict wrote:
> The BBC have been saying for a while that RTMP streams will be going
> from iPlayer soon and once they have gone, RTMPDump will no longer be
> needed. However, GiP is not able to handle MPEG-DASH streams

Could you elaborate on this?  Do the MPEG-DASH streams carry DRM?  Or
are you just saying that get_iplayer doesn't support such streams *at
the moment*.
James Scholes

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