Package Details: youtube-dl-gui-git 0.4.r81.gc5c18e5-1

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Package Base: youtube-dl-gui-git
Description: A cross platform front-end GUI of the popular youtube-dl written in wxPython
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Licenses: custom:UNLICENSE
Conflicts: youtube-dl-gui
Provides: youtube-dl-gui
Submitter: willemw
Maintainer: willemw
Last Packager: willemw
Votes: 86
Popularity: 0.61
First Submitted: 2014-03-25 10:50
Last Updated: 2019-08-26 06:30

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willemw commented on 2017-06-23 06:00

@Samuel_SH: Thanks. Updated.

Samuel_SH commented on 2017-06-23 03:50

Ln: failed to create symbolic link 'youtube-dl-gui.png': File exists
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in prepare().
==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build youtube-dl-gui-git.
==> Restart building youtube-dl-gui-git ? [y/N]

willemw commented on 2017-06-18 21:31

The mismatch warning is an Arch Linux "packages build and distribution" problem.

Youtube-dl-gui now requires twodict. I have added python2-twodict-git to the AUR. Install it, for example, by running:

$ pacaur -S --asdeps python2-twodict-git

Oczkins92 commented on 2017-06-18 19:19

When i try package i get error:
21:18:33: Warning: Mismatch between the program and library build versions detected.
The library used 3.0 (wchar_t,compiler with C++ ABI 1010,wx containers,compatible with 2.8),
and wxPython used 3.0 (wchar_t,compiler with C++ ABI 1009,wx containers,compatible with 2.8).
No module named twodict

gamezelda commented on 2017-05-15 21:03

@willemw: Sorry, you're right, it was my fault. I accidentally set the --global core.autocrlf setting of git to true, so the download was introducing like breaks.

willemw commented on 2017-04-07 15:08

@gamezelda: /usr/bin/youtube-dl-gui has no DOS/Windows line feeds. You could try a clean reinstall of the package.

gamezelda commented on 2017-04-06 20:56

Seems like the repo has been commited using Windows line feeds:

[zealcharm@PC ~]$ youtube-dl-gui
/usr/bin/env: ‘python2\r’: No such file or directory

As a fix, use dos2unix to fix the script. Only required once:

[zealcharm@PC ~]# sudo dos2unix /usr/bin/youtube-dl-gui
dos2unix: converting file /usr/bin/youtube-dl-gui to Unix format...

B4SH-B00STER commented on 2017-01-02 16:10

PKGBUILD can be named anything
This patch will only patch it for archlinux systems
till it is fixed upstream :)

willemw commented on 2017-01-02 15:14

@B4SH-B00STER: Thanks. Note: your PKGBUILD has another package name.
I can include the "license install" part the PKGBUILD file.

I'm not sure I should include the "youtube-dl-gui.patch" file. This should be "fixed" upstream, I think, so it will work on any Linux distro and maybe on other operating systems.

B4SH-B00STER commented on 2017-01-02 14:08

re-done PKGBUILD and patched the source to use youtube-dl from Community repo