[rtmpdump] I got the error message when trying rip video from mtv.com

Howard Chu hyc at highlandsun.com
Mon Jan 4 06:58:41 CET 2010

Yuen Bun Ng wrote:
> here is the command:
>> rtmpdump.exe --debug --swfhash f58ead8855e7e2d
> 5efaceac43e4d1e920263950fbf2109bba3f291f6cb8c3280 --swfsize 283231 --swfUrl "htt
> p://media.mtvnservices.com/player/release/?v=4.2.0" -r "rtmp://cp10740.edgefcs.n
> et/ondemand/mtvnshrdstor/_!/mtvi/bands/b/beyonce/video_phone_remix_full_256x144_
> 300.mp4"
> source:http://www.mtv.com/videos/beyonce/455581/video-phone-extended-remix.jhtml#id=1518072
> I received the message "ERROR: RTMP_ReadPacket, failed to read RTMP
> packet header".
> Anything I did wrong? I use the URL snooper to found the link.

Your swfsize and swfhash are wrong.

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