[FFmpeg-user] How to download video stream starting at an earlier time?

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at gmail.com
Wed Aug 18 10:27:30 EEST 2021

On Tue, 17 Aug 2021 16:37:38 +0200, Bo Berglund <bo.berglund at gmail.com> wrote:

>Streamlink could do that until Youtube changed "something" in its protocol that
>stopped that functionality.

Now I checked back with streamlink and it seems like there is still a problem
due to Youtube switching from hls to dash in April 2020 and this broke what
streamlink used for rewinding. :(

I guess that this also affects ffmpeg and youtube-dl the same way...

Bo Berglund
Developer in Sweden

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