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FS#72607 - [mpv] add yt-dlp as optional dependency

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Funami (Funami) - Monday, 01 November 2021, 21:45 GMT
Last edited by Christian Hesse (eworm) - Tuesday, 02 November 2021, 10:27 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Testing
Status Closed
Assigned To Christian Hesse (eworm)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Since mpv 0.34.0, yt-dlp support has been added.

See here:
"ytdl_hook.lua: search for yt-dlp by default (preferred over youtube-dl)"

Therefore, yt-dlp ( should be added as an optional dependency, as youtube-dl is too.
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Closed by  Christian Hesse (eworm)
Tuesday, 02 November 2021, 10:27 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  mpv 1:0.34.0-2