Install the server¶
How to install youtube-dl-api-server
Just run pip install --pre youtube_dl_server.
Then you can start using the server with youtube-dl-server.
Download the source code and install the dependecies with pip install -r requirements.txt. Then just run python -m youtube_dl_server
Alternatively you can use pip to install it, run pip install -e . and then you’ll be able to run youtube-dl-server (you won’t need to rerun the pip command if you do some changes).
You can setup an app in the Google App Engine
by changing the
application key in app.yaml to your application name.
For using it you just need to do the API calls to
It needs some external python modules in
lib, you can download them by running ./devscripts/setup-gae.sh (it requires pip and virtualenv)