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VLC can decode this container.
The module name to use at the command line is mkv, but you can also use mka.

Matroska is a container format for storing or streaming video and audio files. The Matroska format has many features, such as a DVD-style menu system.

File-extensions: .mkv .mka .mks

Module options

See Documentation:Modules/mkv


VideoLAN can only read matroska files. Also, some of the video codecs that can be used inside this type of file are not supported by VLC. Most notably, this includes the RealVideo 9 and 10 formats.

Accepted codecs

Below are the codecs supported by VLC. Unsupported codecs include WavPack.

Video codecs

Audio codecs

Subtitle codecs

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