PPA description

get_iplayer lists, searches and records BBC iPlayer TV, Radio and Podcast programmes.

This PPA contains stable builds of get_iplayer, from the master branch at, together with sufficiently recent backported builds of AtomicParsley and ffmpeg.

If the software in this PPA breaks your system, try
  sudo ppa-purge ppa:jon-hedgerows/get-iplayer

For help please read the fine manuals at:
and use the forums:


Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:jon-hedgerows/get-iplayer to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jon-hedgerows/get-iplayer
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

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Signing key:
1024R/F79D67D8EE8836721D1440E82CDAFB4702E04F78 (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Jon Davies.

PPA statistics

20 updates added during the past month.
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Overview of published packages

112 of 12 results
Package Version Uploaded by
atomicparsley 0.9.6-hg109.9183fff907bf-0ppa4~zesty Jon Davies (2017-04-18)
atomicparsley 0.9.6-hg109.9183fff907bf-0ppa4~xenial Jon Davies (2016-06-12)
atomicparsley 0.9.6-hg109.9183fff907bf-0ppa4~trusty Jon Davies (2016-06-12)
ffmpeg 7:3.2.6-1~backport1.1~xenial Jon Davies (2017-07-05)
ffmpeg 7:2.8.11-0ubuntu0.16.04.1ppa1~trusty Jon Davies (2017-03-03)
get-iplayer 3.12-ppa31b~zesty Jon Davies (2018-01-14)
get-iplayer 3.12-ppa31b~xenial Jon Davies (2018-01-14)
get-iplayer 3.12-ppa31b~trusty Jon Davies (2018-01-14)
get-iplayer 3.12-ppa31b~bionic Jon Davies (2018-01-14)
get-iplayer 3.12-ppa31b~artful Jon Davies (2018-01-14)
shine 3.1.0-4.ppa1~trusty Jon Davies (2017-03-03)
x265 1.9-3.ppa1~trusty Jon Davies (2017-03-03)
112 of 12 results

Latest updates

  • get-iplayer 7 days ago
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