[SATLUG] .iso images

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Wed Apr 6 22:37:37 CDT 2005


> On Apr 6, 2005 8:44 PM, Richard Wegner <rwegner at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> > Hi there,
> > 
> > I am wondering if anyone has experience with Mandrake 10.1 Community
> > Edition.  I installed K3B disc burning software and it works GREAT for
> > making back up data discs.  However, when I did my install for Mandrake
> > 10.1 I didn't install everything that I needed for K3B.  What I need to
> > know is what files I need to make a .iso into a regular CD.  I can copy
> > them no problem to the CD but it doesn't uncompress it.  I know there is
> > something called mkisofs or something like that but I am not sure what
> > other programs I might need to do this.
> > 
> > Thanks...
> > 

It sounds like you want to burn an existing iso image file to a CD.
You can use "cdrecord" for that:

cdrecord dev=0,3,0 speed=16 -v -eject myisoimage.iso

DO a cdrecord -scanbus to find out the correct device setting (dev=xxx)

-Borries


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