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getiplayer (Install)

3.12

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/15/2018.

get_iplayer: BBC iPlayer Indexing Tool and PVR

Features

  • Downloads TV and radio programmes from BBC iPlayer
  • Allows multiple programmes to be downloaded using a single command
  • Indexing of most available iPlayer catch-up programmes (not BBC Three, Red Button or iPlayer Exclusive)
  • Caching of index with automatic updating
  • Regex search on programme name
  • Regex search on programme description and episode title
  • Filter search results by channel
  • Direct download via programme ID or URL
  • PVR capability (may be used with cron or Task Scheduler)
  • HTTP proxy support
  • Perl 5.10.1+ required, plus LWP, LWP::Protocol::https, XML::LibXML and Mojolicious modules
  • Requires ffmpeg for conversion to MP4 and AtomicParsley for metadata tagging
  • Runs on Linux/BSD (Ubuntu, Fedora, OpenBSD and others), macOS (10.10+), Windows (7/8/10 - XP/Vista not supported)

NOTE:

  • get_iplayer can only search for programmes that were broadcast on BBC linear services within the previous 30 days, even if some are available for more than 30 days on the iPlayer site. Any programmes that are still available after 30 days must be located on the iPlayer site and downloaded directly via PID or URL.
  • get_iplayer does not support downloading news/sport videos, other embedded media, archive sites, special collections, educational material, programme clips or any content other than whole episodes of programmes broadcast on BBC linear services within the previous 30 days, plus episodes of BBC Three programmes posted within the same period. It may be possible to download other content directly via PID or URL, but such use is not supported.

To install getiplayer (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install getiplayer --version 3.12

To upgrade getiplayer (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade getiplayer --version 3.12

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    
    $packageName= 'getiplayer'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = 'https://github.com/get-iplayer/get_iplayer_win32/releases/download/3.12.0/get_iplayer-3.12.0-setup.exe'
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'exe'
      url           = $url
      url64bit      = $url64
    
      softwareName  = 'getiplayer*'
    
      checksum      = '2de86751a352f36478f0c86ada6c0aa0c3261d79'
      checksumType  = 'sha1'
      checksum64    = ''
      checksumType64= 'sha256'
    
      silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    
    $packageName = 'getiplayer'
    $softwareName = 'get_iplayer*'
    $installerType = 'EXE' 
    
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
    $validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1605, 1614, 1641)
    if ($installerType -ne 'MSI') {
      $silentArgs = '/S'
      $validExitCodes = @(0)
    }
    
    $uninstalled = $false
    [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $softwareName
    
    if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
      $key | % { 
        $file = "$($_.UninstallString)"
    
        if ($installerType -eq 'MSI') {
          $silentArgs = "$($_.PSChildName) $silentArgs"
    
          $file = ''
        }
    
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName `
                                    -FileType $installerType `
                                    -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                                    -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                                    -File "$file"
      }
    } elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
      Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
    } elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
      Write-Warning "$key.Count matches found!"
      Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
      Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
      $key | % {Write-Warning "- $_.DisplayName"}
    }
    
    
    
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • A. S. Budden
  • Alexey Tourbin
  • Andrew Elwell
  • Andy Bircumshaw
  • Bill Boughton
  • Caius Durling
  • Chris Reed - BBR
  • Crispin Flowerday
  • David Woodhouse
  • Edward Betts
  • HenderHobbit
  • Ian Praxil
  • James
  • James Laver
  • James Ross
  • James Teh
  • John Henderson
  • Jon Davies
  • Jonathan Harris
  • Jonathan Larmour
  • Jonathan Wiltshire
  • Matthew Boyle
  • Mike Crowe
  • Mike Fleetwood
  • Murray
  • Peter Oliver
  • Phil Cole
  • Ralf Baechle
  • Sharon Kimble
  • Shevek
  • Steven Luo
  • Stuart Henderson
  • Vangelis forthnet
  • Vangelis66
  • Will Elwood
  • dinkypumpkin
  • fs ck
  • fsck
  • linuxcentrenet
  • notnac
  • willemw12

Copyright

2008-2010 Phil Lewis

Tags

Release Notes

get_iplayer 3.12 Release Notes

Changes in 3.12

  • Fixed a bug introduced in v3.11 that prevented programme version names from being shortened to one word, as in previous releases. With default file naming in force, this could cause duplicate downloads with --force even if previous download was in the same directory since the original file would have a slightly different name. For example, a file name may contain "originalversion" instead of just "original".

    • If you rename any files downloaded with v3.11, you also may wish to change the names in your download history (see FAQ list for location). However, this is only useful if you delete or play files via the web PVR Recordings tab. The file path in the history is not used for the normal overwrite check during downloading.

Changes in 3.11

  • Fixed a bug that generated incorrect schedule URLs (used for cache refresh) for the first calendar week of 2018 (and some future years). (@welwood08)

    • This would be a potential problem only if you plan to use --cache-rebuild or --refresh-limit. For example, if you did not update your cache at all between 1 Jan and 14 Jan and then attempt to backfill it with --cache-rebuild during the period 15 Jan to 31 Jan, you will need this fix to ensure that programmes from the week of 1 Jan are not omitted from the update.

    • If you have been updating your cache in the normal manner, on a weekly (or more frequent) basis, it should be intact. There would be no need to rebuild it, so this change will not affect you.

    • This fix means that --cache-rebuild and --refresh-limit will no longer work by default with Perl 5.8 because they now rely on the Time::Piece module, which is a core module only in Perl 5.10+. If you use Perl 5.8 - which is no longer formally supported - you should be able to restore --cache-rebuild or --refresh-limit functionality by installing the Time::Piece module separately.

  • Fixed a bug that caused resuming partial downloads to fail if the programme version contained a non-alphanumeric character, e.g., the hyphen in "pre-watershed". (@notnac)
  • Fixed a spurious (but harmless) "ERROR: Search term(s) required." message when using --cache-rebuild if you also have any search options (e.g., --since, --channel) saved in your preferences.

See get_iplayer 3.09 release notes for other recent changes.

Installation

See: get_iplayer wiki

More Information

See: get_iplayer wiki

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
getiplayer (Install) 3.15 48 Thursday, July 5, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.14 159 Wednesday, May 9, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.13 179 Tuesday, March 27, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.12 211 Monday, January 15, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.10 131 Friday, January 12, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.09 228 Tuesday, January 2, 2018 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.07 189 Wednesday, November 29, 2017 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.06 189 Wednesday, November 1, 2017 approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.05 206 Friday, October 13, 2017 approved
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