Study and Manipulate File Formats with Chirurgien

Chirurgien is a free and open source file format manipulation application for Linux. It comes with File format highlighting, file description panel, field edition, file extraction, file deletion and insertion options. You can also configure file formats manually. It also comes with text view and hexadecimal view of file. It is released under GNU General Public License v3.0.


Install Chirurgien on Ubuntu Linux

Chirurgien is available as a flatpak package. So you need to install flatpak and flathub on your system first before installing Chirurgien. Follow below link for the installation instructions.

Install flatpak and flathub on Ubuntu

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Restart your system after the flatpak installation and open terminal command line software (ctrl+alt+t) and run below Chirurgien flatpak installation command.

flatpak install flathub io.github.leonardschardijn.Chirurgien

It will install the latest version of Chirurgien on your Ubuntu system. Now open the app using below flatpak command.

flatpak run io.github.leonardschardijn.Chirurgien

You can also open it via the applications menu. And uninstall it using

sudo flatpak uninstall io.github.leonardschardijn.Chirurgien

That’s all.


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