Posts with the tag ISO
Burning an ISO Image from Terminal
hdiutil burn image.iso
Creating an ISO Image from a Folder
hdiutil makehybrid -o ~/Desktop/[outfile] ~/Desktop/[source]
[source] can be a folder or a disk image.
Creating an ISO Image from a CD
Determine the device that is you CD/DVD drive:
Umount the disk:
Easily create an iso image using mkisofs from command line.
To produce an ISO image of a directory (with -J Joliet extensions; with -r Rockridge extensions; with -R Rockridge extensions preserving rights and ownerships; with -V to set the Volume-ID) run:
mkisofs -J -R -o image.iso -V "Data Backup" folder/data
A search for tools that can do the conversion
apt-cache search convert cue bin iso
reveals several candidates to fulfill this task:
bchunk - CD image format conversion from bin/cue to iso/cdr mdf2iso - A simple utility to convert mdf to iso /...
dd if=/dev/sr0 of=~/image.iso
Usually a better choice compared with
readom (read optical media). It has built in error checking.
sudo umount /dev/sr0 readom dev=/dev/sr0 f=~/image.iso
Burn .iso to a CD/DVD
If you want to write the ISO to a disk afterwards, then you should be using
The most important graphical buring tools on Linux are:
On the Command Line
You can read more about this on the wiki page CdDvdBurning on the Command Line in the official Ubuntu Wiki.
to check the available burners...