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Old 03-12-2007, 02:54 AM   #1
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iso mounting help

Hello, i am confused by the command line of how to mount an iso file. first off do i need the iso file in a specific folder. (it's located on my desktop) the file name is Penguin.iso maybe you can give me a step by step. i'm kinda new. i appericate your time!
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You don't need to move the file, but you do need to create a directory to mount it on.

For example:
mkdir penguin
sudo mount -t iso9660 Desktop/Penguin.iso penguin -o ro,unhide,loop

The loop option is the one that does the magic.
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cd /home/user/Desktop

mkdir /mnt/penguin

sudo mount -o loop Penguin.iso /mnt/penguin


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