Installing Kali Linux Tools in Ubuntu or Linux Mint

Kali linux is a debian based and its not easy to configure it on a typical PC. If the machine is UEFI based, then Kali is tough to customize.

So what is the alternative....? Here is the answer: Katoolin

Its the name of the package system for installing the entire kali linux tools (Penetration Testing) in Ubuntu or Debian based system.

Here I am trying to install inside my Linux Mint

OS Used: Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya
Prequisites: Python 2.7
Always perform these steps after the installation of ubuntu or Linux Mint

$] sudo apt update
$] sudo apt install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev
$] sudo apt install git
$] git clone
$] sudo cp katoolin/ /usr/bin/katoolin
$] sudo katoolin

This will give various options as shown below
 In the above pic. Select 2 to View categories and you will get the screen as shown in the next image.
Select "0" to install all the applications.

This will install 1.3G to download and 3.5 GB space will be…

Joining MKV (Matroska) video files in Ubuntu

This post will tell you how to join mkv files through terminal mode in Ubuntu 12.04 Operating System.

mkvmerge command
Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit)

Matroska is a video file codec that is useful to store compressed high quality video into a small file. the extension of matroska is mkv and if there are multiple mkv files, how those files can be combined in to single file (in short we call it merging). Here is the method to do it.

First you need to install the mkvmerge command in linux to do the merging
here is the command to install that
$]   sudo apt-get install mkvtoolnix-gui 
If there are four files like

and the output file for the same would be pradeep.mkv, then here is the command

$] mkvmerge -o pradeep.mkv  one.mkv +two.mkv +three.mkv +four.mkv 

You can refer the following image for the same.
mkvmerge (To Merge many mkv files)
For any queries, the readers can reach the author through the commenting section.

+Nabin Pradhan

 T S Pradeep Kumar

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