Extract files from an ISO image without being root

xorriso -osirrox on -indev /tmp/pmagic-6.7.iso -report_about NOTE -extract / /tmp/extractedfiles
"Vice versa xorriso is able to copy file objects out of ISO 9660 filesystems." -- http://www.gnu.org/software/xorriso/
Sample Output
xorriso 1.1.8 : RockRidge filesystem manipulator, libburnia project.

Copying of file objects from ISO image to disk filesystem is: Enabled
xorriso : NOTE : Loading ISO image tree from LBA 0
xorriso : NOTE : Detected El-Torito boot information which currently is set to be discarded
Drive current: -indev '/tmp/pmagic-6.7.iso'
Media current: stdio file, overwriteable
Media status : is written , is appendable
Boot record  : El Torito , ISOLINUX isohybrid MBR pointing to boot image
Media summary: 1 session, 92000 data blocks,  180m data,  101g free
Volume id    : 'Parted Magic'
Extracted from ISO image: file '/'='/tmp/extractedfiles'

By: pdurbin
2012-05-26 10:48:59

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