Cannot play downloads from get_iplayer!

Alan Milewczyk alan at
Wed Apr 18 00:53:52 PDT 2018

On 18/04/2018 07:33, iz wrote:
> On 18 April 2018 at 07:28, Paul Thornett <pthornett at> wrote:
>> OK, but, previously, the tvmode=best has produced an .mp4 file that my
>> PVR is quite happy with. This is no longer the case. Does that not
>> suggest something has changed?
> Only that you're now being denied access to the HLS streams GiP uses as default.

HLS streams are being phased out. I'm in the UK and I'm finding that 
programmes previously available in HLS no longer have that option.


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