Downloads:

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Downloads of v 3.18:

158

Last Update:

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Software Author(s):

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  • Alexey Tourbin
  • Andrew Elwell
  • Andy Bircumshaw
  • Bill Boughton
  • Caius Durling
  • Chris Reed
  • BBR
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  • Edward Betts
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  • 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
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getiplayer (Install)

This is not the latest version of getiplayer (Install) available.

3.18 | Updated: 1/3/2019

Downloads:

5,463

Downloads of v 3.18:

158

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

getiplayer (Install) 3.18

This is not the latest version of getiplayer (Install) available.

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Details

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

>

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

>

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

>

NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade getiplayer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade getiplayer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure getiplayer installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: getiplayer
    state: present
    version: 3.18
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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chocolatey_package 'getiplayer' do
  action    :install
  version  '3.18'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: getiplayer,
    Version: 3.18,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller getiplayer
{
   Name     = 'getiplayer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '3.18'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'getiplayer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '3.18',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install getiplayer version="3.18" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 2/4/2019.

Description

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 from previous 30 days (not BBC Three, Red Button or iPlayer Exclusive)
  • Caching of programme 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, LWPProtocolhttps, 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 scheduled for broadcast on BBC linear services within the previous 30 days, even if some are available for more than 30 days on the iPlayer site. It may be possible to download other content directly via PID or URL, but such use is not supported.
  • 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.

tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'getiplayer'
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = 'https://github.com/get-iplayer/get_iplayer_win32/releases/download/3.18.0/get_iplayer-3.18.0-setup.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'exe'
  url           = $url
  url64bit      = $url64

  softwareName  = 'getiplayer*'

  checksum      = '1d4066adbbfd483394a11674f1ba0c871b9e1cbe'
  checksumType  = 'sha1'
  checksum64    = ''
  checksumType64= 'sha256'

  silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1


$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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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
getiplayer (Install) 3.21 151 Monday, July 15, 2019 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.20 212 Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.18 158 Thursday, January 3, 2019 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.16 331 Friday, July 6, 2018 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.15 114 Thursday, July 5, 2018 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.14 223 Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.13 241 Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.12 288 Monday, January 15, 2018 Approved
getiplayer (Install) 3.10 202 Friday, January 12, 2018 Approved

get_iplayer 3.18 Release Notes

Changes in 3.18

  • Fixed a bug that caused unnecessary cache updates when --refresh-future was used.

  • Fixed a bug that prevented a stale cache from being updated with --pvr when first PVR search was PID-based. EDIT: This change will refresh both TV and radio programme index caches when PID-based PVR searches are used, even if --type=radio is not defined in preferences or the PVR searches. This is to ensure availability of at least minimal metadata for indexed programmes found with PID-based PVR searches. If you want to avoid ever indexing any radio programmes, delete the radio.cache file in your profile directory and use --refresh-exclude-groups-radio=local,regional,national to exclude all radio stations from indexing. You will have a radio.cache file, but it will contain no entries.

  • Added --hls-lq-audio option to download lower-quality audio with HLS video streams. Use this if 320k audio is too rich for your diet. You will get the same audio as DASH streams (128k or 96k, depending on the stream).

  • Added --available-before option for use with --available-since to bracket searches based on programme availability date.

  • The --no-subtitles option on the command line will now override all --subs-{embed,mono,raw,required} options saved in preferences. Those options no longer imply --subtitles, which is now required with any of them.

  • get_iplayer no longer looks for a local options file under the current working directory (in ./.get_iplayer/options). That could cause problems when using --profile-dir while working in user's home directory if a default profile directory had been created. Use a preset instead. EDIT: This functionality was never documented and thus you are extremely unlikely to be affected by its removal.

  • The --test option will only show lists of matching episodes with PVR searches and --pid-recursive. Download and parsing of media stream data will only occur with --test if --get or standalone --pid is specified.

  • Changes to substitution parameters:

    • Added <sebcast>, <sebcastdate>, <sebcasttime>, <sesort>. See definitions in Substitution Parameters. These parameters provide additional options for constructing sortable file names with --file-prefix.

    • A value for <episodenum> must now be found in programme metadata in order for <senum> to be populated. A value of "1" is no longer synthesised for some TV programmes. A value of "1" is still synthesised for <seriesnum> if <episodenum> is populated and no series number is found in programme metadata.

    • The episode number prepended to <episode> is now zero-padded to 2 digits. This is reflected in the default output file prefix. EDIT: If you use the default file prefix and you mistakenly use --force for a programme you do not wish to re-download, or you mistakenly attempt to re-download a programme you already have that has been removed from your download history, it is likely that you will end up with a duplicate because the zero-padding generates a different file name (assuming an episode number is present). To revert to the previous default file prefix without zero-padding, use:

        get_iplayer --prefs-add --file-prefix="&lt;name&gt; - &lt;episodenum. &gt;&lt;episodeshort&gt; &lt;pid&gt; &lt;version&gt;"
      

      If you use a custom file prefix that contains <episode>, replace it with <episodenum. ><episodeshort> to achieve the same effect.

    • Conditional separators can now be used as suffixes. See example in Filenames and Directories.

  • The functionality of the options below has been removed. The options are now ignored and will be completely removed in the next release. A warning message will be printed if any of these options is found in your preferences.

    • --hls-hq-audio: Now essentially useless and could lead to audio sync problems.
    • --no-dash-remux: If you prefer DASH media streams for some reason you can no longer produce potentially unusable output files, at the cost of some extra time in post-processing downloads.
    • --stream-http: get_iplayer will now automatically look for HTTP media playlist URLs if no HTTPS URLs are found.

    You can remove these obsolete options from your preferences (whether or not they are actually defined) with:

      get_iplayer --prefs-del --hls-hq-audio --no-dash-remux --stream-http
    
  • A get_iplayer profile directory (containing programme index caches, pvr searches, preset definitions, download history) can now be shared between Windows and Linux/BSD/macOS. get_iplayer on all platforms now processes any CRLF line endings (default for text files on Windows) when reading files from the profile directory. Files will still be written with native line endings (CRLF on Windows, LF on other platforms), so different files may have different line endings if you share them between platforms. This also means that the "download_history" file will have mixed line endings if written on different platforms. The different line endings shouldn't affect get_iplayer, but be aware of them if editing those files directly.

    • If you only use get_iplayer on Windows, or only on Linux/BSD/macOS, you should notice no difference.
    • Warning for Linux/BSD/macOS users: This only works with get_iplayer 3.18 or higher. Once you have CRLF line endings in your files, you cannot use get_iplayer versions before 3.18 unless you first change all line endings in all files to LF and then never again write to those files in Windows.

Installation

See: get_iplayer wiki

More Information

See: get_iplayer wiki


This package has no dependencies.

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