[Libav-user] playback of youtube videos (DASH and playlists)

gga ggarra13 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 18 22:15:49 EET 2020

On 17/1/20 17:01, gga wrote:
> I am trying to add playback of youtube videos to my application. I 
> rely on youtube-dl to obtain the urls of the video and audio. This 
> works rather well except when faced with a DASH video/audio. I do not 
> know how to parse the output of youtube-dl -J in that case. Also, I 
> know ffmpeg supports DASH playback by itself but don't know how do I 
> provide that to ffmpeg.  Does anyone know how to use youtube-dl to 
> feed ffplay (for example) for dash playback?
Never mind.  I figured it out.

Gonzalo Garramuño

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