[rtmpdump] -W (--swfVfy) failing

Howard Chu hyc at highlandsun.com
Thu Dec 31 04:17:41 CET 2009

Stef wrote:
> Using rtmpdump 2.0 (r130), I am getting a failure with the -W option.
> When I use the --swfhash and --swfsize values for this website, it works
> fine.  But when I try the new -W [url] option, I get a rejection of the
> values that were "auto-calculated" - see lines 59&60 here:

Pretty sure this was a Windows-specific problem. Grab the current (r154) svn 
and try it again, should be fine.

> http://pastebin.com/m5aec4dc
> The command line used is in the first couple of line(s).
> Of course, eventually the connection gets dropped out after a while
> because of the incorrect auto-calculated swf values.  Using the
> alternate method (--swfhash/--swfsize) results in an uninterrupted download.

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