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MKVToolNix is a set of tools to create, alter and inspect Matroska files.
Connect to your slot through SSH
Download the source tarball
Extract the archive
tar xvf mkvtoolnix-58.0.0.tar.xz
Navigate to the newly created folder
Configure the program
Compile and install the program. This command will take some time to run.
rake; rake install
Clean up source files
cd ../; rm -r mkvtoolnix-*
~/bindirectory to your PATH (if you've done this previously, you do not need to do it again)
echo "PATH=\$HOME/bin:\$PATH" >> ~/.bashrc && source ~/.bashrc
You can now use MKVToolNix's commands like
mkvextract You can view MKVToolNix's documentation for more information.