If You are using Linux, You might be familiar with youtube-dl
, a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube
and a few more sites. But You need to go to YouTube, grab the url and then give it to youtube-dl to download it.mps-youtube
, a terminal based YouTube player makes it possible to browse, play & download videos right from the terminal.
You can install it using pip
and start using in with
It is better to set an alias for this
By default it is configured to search music category and stream audio only. You can change it
To get help, just press h.
To search for videos about Katy Perry, type /katy perry.
To stream a song, enter the number of the song and enter.
To download a video, type d <number> and it shows all the available formats, then you can select any video of your choice and download it.
Here are a few screenshots of it.