YouTube-URL --- A simple script to parse various youtube URLs.


YouTube-URL is a simple script to parse various youtube URLs.

Features include:


YouTube-URL is just a bash script and therefore only requires bash and wget.

Having said that, it has only been tested in Linux (and only ArchLinux at that).

Use Case

Here is an example of using YouTube-URL to parse an embedded youtube link


youtube-url ''

On success, you should see output like this:

It can also get embedded vids, so something like:


And you've got some ub3r vids:


Download YouTube-URL v0.08
( MD5SUM: 89f82553729da691e8551a4ae7f9f087 )

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Last updated: 2013-03-13 05:39 UTC