Monday, December 14, 2009

Mount an ISO image under Linux

Mounting ISO images under Linux using loop device.

Assuming /mnt/disk directory is already exists, if not then create it before running the below command.


# mount -o loop PathTo/images.iso /mnt/disk

That's it, images.iso has been mounted under /mnt/disk and now you can browse the files.


# umount /mnt/disk

What is loop device, click to read more about loop device. More about loop device.

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