[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] vdr-webvideo 0.2.0

Antti Ajanki antti.ajanki at iki.fi
Sun Jan 17 21:22:45 CET 2010

New version of the Webvideo plugin is available at

The Webvideo plugin is a tool for browsing and downloading videos from
popular video sharing websites, such as YouTube and Google video, using
VDR menu interface or a command line client. With the help of the
xineliboutput plugin the videos can be played directly without
downloading them first.


2010-01-17: Version 0.2.0

- The daemon is replaced by Python library with C bindings. This
   simplifies the invocation of the VDR plugin and the command line
- New video service: Vimeo
- Re-added support for YLE Areena (requires rtmpdump-yle from
- Youtube: using the official API (except for video pages), this
   should mean less breakage in the future. Various improvements on
   the menus.

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