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software to mount dvd image to virtual drive?

Postby leo5111 on Mon Apr 28, 2008 12:42 am

i think i found somthing to make dvd images from avi movies now i need somthing to mount the iso image on to a virtual drive so i can work on it with dvd shrink
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Re: software to mount dvd image to virtual drive?

Postby Fred on Mon Apr 28, 2008 4:49 am

leo5111,

You sure it is an iso image? It is bootable?

Create a directory or mount point:

sudo mkdir /home/leo/Virtual_Disk1

Use mount command, (assumes that your ISO file name is MyMultimedia.iso).

sudo mount -o loop -t iso9660 MyMultimedia.iso /home/leo/Virtual_Disk1

It should now show in your home folder.

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