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1.1 Download the source tarball

GNU mdk is distributed as a source tarball available for download in the following URLs:

The above sites contain the latest stable releases of mdk. The development branch is available as a Git repository located at1

After you have downloaded the source tarball, unpack it in a directory of your choice using the command:

     tar xfvz mdk-X.Y.tar.gz

where X.Y stands for the downloaded version (the current stable release being version 1.2.7).


[1] See mdk's Git page for more information on using the unstable source tree. Note, however, that the rest of this manual is about the stable release.