Linux How-to: Mount ISO file is Easy!!

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Introduction

We want to mount an iso file to a folder. with linux it’s soooooo easy!

 

Mount

As always, linux have it’s special features. linux’s mount can do this out-of-the-box

 

Prerequisities

you need an:

  • .ISO file
  • empty folder (tmp in this example)

 

Mount iso file

[code lang=”bash” inline=”yes”]mount filename.iso ./tmp -o loop[/code]

 

And here is your ISO file inside the tmp folder! 🙂

 

Unmount

you can unmount it again by type:

[code lang=”bash” inline=”yes”]umount filename.iso[/code]

 

 Continue to read…

Mount ISO using fstab (Linux tutorial) – mount ISO on boot

 

 

Happy Mounting!

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