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Windows & youtube-dl


Hello guys,

Soon it's been year and the issues with youtube-dl and windows haven't been "fixed". Linux users enjoy using "yt-dlp" alternative which apparantely works great. youtube-dl hasn't been updated since december 2021 which isn't very promising imo: https://youtube-dl.org/

It seems pretty obvious that yt-dlp is the successor of youtube-dl.

Here's the thread that started it all:

Here's another one with the same issue:

My questions are: do you intend to fix this or do I need to switch to linux? what are your plans with SinusBot for Windows?

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Try using an older version, looks like they "broke" the newest version just like last year