clive is a command line utility for extracting videos from Youtube and other video sharing Web sites. It was originally written to bypass the Adobe Flash requirement needed to view the hosted videos.
Release Notes: Support for reading input from files was added.
Release Notes: Support for youtu.be URLs was added.
Release Notes: A YouTube 404 issue was fixed. LiveLeak ID parsing was fixed.
Release Notes: Additional configuration paths were added. The --format option was extended.
Release Notes: The WWW::Quvi dependency was removed and replaced with the --quvi option. --get-with was added to replace the built-in download feature and to allow users to specify an external download command. The --config-file option was added. Support for system wide configuration was added. Use of the "version" module was fixed. The JSON::XS dependency was added. WWW::Curl and Term::ReadKey dependencies were removed. Several obsoleted options were removed.