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Quickest Way To Create ISO Image in GNU/Linux Using Command Line

2009 June 25
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by Hardik Dalwadi

I am assuming that you have mount CDROM on your GNU/Linux base
machine, now you want to create ISO image of that CD. Generally people
will do that using a dd command.

person@CREATIVEDESK:/$ dd if=/dev/cdrom of=deepOfix.iso

You can do same thing by using cat

person@CREATIVEDESK:/$ cat /dev/cdrom > deepOfix.iso

That’s all for now…

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  1. yogesh permalink
    July 19, 2009

    I have an iso image of rhel 5.1 in my harddisk.
    i want to burn it to a compact disc by using dd command.pls tell me the exact command to do the same.
    Thanks in advance

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