Looks like the issue is worse than we thought. See post 48 and 49.
Looks like we have a video that has eluded all youtube-dl and yt-dlp bugtrackers. Nothing can download this video right now:
What’s curious is it has been encoded in AV1. The browser can decode it after a certain time, (it does not startup immediately) but this could be signs of server side youtube-dl or yt-dlp blocking.
BTW, wondering why youtube-dl is noticeably behind in development? The main dev moved house and has life to deal with:
There’s no way you can speed up that process so we have to move on to use