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mount an iso

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

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


There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
mount /path/to/file.iso /mnt/cdrom -oloop
2009-02-05 17:28:06
User: nerd65536
Functions: mount
Tags: mount iso

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

mount -t iso9660 /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom

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What others think

If you don't have mounting privileges, then the fuseiso command (package 'fuseiso' in debian/ubuntu) will also do the job.

Comment by bwoodacre 308 weeks and 2 days ago

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