fetching mms streams?

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Fri Oct 8 05:40:28 PDT 2004

John Gay wrote:
> For a few days now I've been trying to find out how to fetch mms streams. 
> First it was so I could fetch the HHGTTG 5.1 surround sound audio, but now 
> I'm also trying to fetch a few videos.
> konqueror and wget both say that the mms protocol is not supported and 
> googling isn't turning up anything for me?
> Here is one video link:
> mms://stream.shadysoldiers.com/d12video/d12_purple_pills_live_hi.wmv
> Anyone know how to fetch these?


mplayer -dumpstream

there is an env var after setting which aviplay will also save the stream

but all those methods are illegal

Alexander E. Patrakov

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