Converting youtube videos to mp3 files

  1. Get youtube-dl
    1. Source: see
    2. Debian: see Debians pkg search
    3. ArchLinux: pacman -S youtube-dl #community
  2. Run:
  3.  youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3  -o 'RRR_%(stitle)s.%(ext)s' 'youtubeurl1' 'youtubeurl2'

    this will extract the audio from the downloaded video convert it to mp3 (ffmpeg with mp3 encode support needed) and name the outputfile RRR_title.mp3.

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