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For RTMP, I already tried RTMPDump. It's very difficult and complicated to use in the terminal. Is there a GUI-based alternative?

For MMS, I already tried Firefox's plugin, and some download manager. It downloads only a junk file or stream file, not full at all.

And saving with VLC media player, it's working, but it takes a very long time to do (I think VLC media player is converting the file format after the download. Can I save without converting?)

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I've done this with VLC in the past with 0 issues. I'll try to remember to try this myself when I get home. – user606723 Jul 22 '11 at 14:44
OP are you still looking for an answer? If so, you may need to repost your question as this is flagged for closure. Regards, – Ringtail Mar 20 '12 at 0:26
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I think you could try streamripper, which is in the repositories. It is a command line application though.

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Try mtvidownload for downloading files over RTMPE. There is a YouTube video on how to use this,

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The link is effectively broken now. That video is no longer available. – Peter Mortensen Jan 1 '15 at 22:50

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