youtube2srt

Command-line utility to download closed captions from YouTube as a SRT file.


License
Other
Install
pip install youtube2srt==0.1b0

Documentation

youtube2srt

youtube2srt 0.1

Released: 30-Apr-2016

Introduction

A small command-line utility I had laying around for a good while that allows you to download closed captions from YouTube as a SRT file.

Installation

Install via pip:

$ pip install youtube2srt

Install from source:

$ git clone git://github.com/PauloMigAlmeida/youtube2srt
$ cd youtube2srt
$ python setup.py install

Usage

usage: youtube2srt.py [-h] [-l l1 [,l2...]] [-o OUTPUT] VIDEO_URL_OR_FILENAME

Download closed captions of a YouTube video as a SRT file.

positional arguments:
    VIDEO_URL_OR_FILENAME         YouTube video url or filename

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -l l1 [,l2...], --lang l1 [,l2...]
                    comma separated list of two letter language codes
                    (default: en)
  -o OUTPUT, --output OUTPUT
                    write captions to FILE instead of video_id.srt