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How to download a streaming Livesteam.com video to a server

How to download a streaming Livesteam.com video to a server

Install

First, install the program Livestreamer, whose docs are online here: http://livestreamer.readthedocs.org/en/latest/index.html

On Debian or Ubuntu, that would be:

sudo apt-get install livestreamer

On a Mac, that would be:

sudo easy_install -U livestreamer

or

sudo pip install -U livestreamer

Pass Values

export VIDEO_TO_SAVE="http://new.livestream.com/kstu/live"
export FILENAME="Desktop/MyVideo.mpg"
livestreamer $VIDEO_TO_SAVE best --output $FILENAME --verbose-player 
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