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i want to download youtube video through youtube-dl through proxy server but it shows authentication required


http_proxy="http://username:password@proxy:port/" youtube-dl url

it shows authentication error

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proxychains youtube-dl [options] LINK

proxychans uses the tor service by default, if you have your own proxy, edit the last line of the /etc/proxychains.conf file.

sudo apt-get install proxychains tor obfsproxy

If you want to use tor, configure it to use obfs2.

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