On Sun, 25 Oct 2020, at 8:07 AM, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
Interesting that release downloads are still available
<http://youtube-dl.org/>. If they really wanted to stop distribution of
the software, that would have been the obvious place to do it.
That site appears to be hosted in Germany. The Github take down was for DMCA violations.
The DMCA doesn't apply to sites not hosted in the USA, which is likely the reason that
it is still available.