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Mount a .iso file in UNIX/Linux

Terminal - Mount a .iso file in UNIX/Linux
mount /path/to/file.iso /mnt/cdrom -oloop
2009-02-05 17:28:06
User: nerd65536
Functions: mount
43
Mount a .iso file in UNIX/Linux

"-o loop" lets you use a file as a block device

Alternatives

There are 5 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
mount -o loop -t iso9660 my.iso /mnt/something
2009-12-30 18:49:30
User: kanzure
Functions: mount
Tags: mount iso
6

mounts an ISO file to a directory on the target file system

Know a better way?

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What others think

fuseiso some_file.iso some_dir

does that locally for not root user

Comment by tlknv 332 weeks and 3 days ago

I prefer specify the iso format, udf format is backward compatible

mount -t iso9660 -o loop file.iso /media/disk
Comment by starchox 331 weeks and 2 days ago

Your point of view

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