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Re: [SLE] Mount ISO image using Konqueror
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 12:45:53 +0200
  • Message-id: <200604241245.54083.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Monday 24 April 2006 06:43, Carl Hartung wrote:
> On Monday 24 April 2006 00:06, kai wrote:
> > ... I would like to simply mount the .iso file when needed and dismount
> > it when done.
>
> Hi Kai,
>
> The shell option isn't difficult... I do it all the time:
>
> (as root)
>
> cd /path-to-iso-file
> mount -o loop filename.iso /mountpoint

Don't forget to use the -d option when umounting a loop-mounted file:

umount -d /mountpoint

Otherwise you will keep using loop devices until you run out of them. ;)

Cheers,

Leen

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