A MKV format video file can be played back on Linux using VLC. You can get VLC from your distribution’s package repository or you can download it from http://www.videolan.org/vlc. VLC is also available for Windows, and is one of the best swiss-army knife kind of media players available.
Play MKV file in Linux
Geetu R. Vaswani Linux, Multimedia, Software, Windows 1 Minute
Published by Geetu R. Vaswani