Cannot play downloads from get_iplayer!

iz ilainftw at
Wed Apr 18 03:34:46 PDT 2018

On 18 April 2018 at 11:05, Paul Thornett <pthornett at> wrote:
> As a matter of interest, how do I check if hls is available for a
> particular file? I thought --info would show this, but using this
> option on "Ordeal by Innocence Episode 1" does not reveal the
> availability of the hlshd stream, even though it is there.

Not for you it isn't. If the BBC site doesn't provide the data
necessary to identify and access the stream because you are not in the
UK, get_iplayer can't download it or show it with --info.

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