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Script to extract audio only from online videos

Project Description

Commandline tool to download youtube flash videos as mp3.

It communicates with for this purpose.,, are also supported by this tool.


Now it is an early release so if you want to install it in your system it requires su/superuser access.

To install the script do this

Option 1 : Install via pip

$ sudo pip install vid2mp3

Option 2 : If you have downloaded the source

$ sudo python install

How-to Use

Use it as

$ vid2mp3 [video-link]



  • First stable release.
  • Supports
  • Supports
  • Supports
  • Downloads the audio file(.mp3) into present working directory.


  • More user friendly and verbose.
  • Fixed wrong url exception.


  • Added dependency link for dependency lxml


  • Fixed bug: UnicodeError handled when there’s a unicode problem.

Reporting Bugs

Please report bugs at github issue tracker:

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