Automatically setting the relevant title for YouTube videos in mpv
Published: Saturday, October 20, 2018
I was annoyed with the static title “mpv” when I watch YouTube videos via mpv, so I made this little script that automatically sets the relevant title in mpv for me.
#!/bin/bash title=$(curl -Ss $1 | grep -oE "<title>.*</title>" | sed 's/<title>/img/;s/- YouTube<\/title>/img/') mpv $1 --ytdl --title "mpv -- $title"
I named it
p.sh and you call it with
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