[lug] ? create bootable image cd from x.iso file?
Gary.Hodges at noaa.gov
Fri Dec 12 09:03:57 MST 2003
Keener Hall wrote:
> How do I create a cd image of the redhat9 iso files I have downloaded?
If you have indeed downloaded the .iso files, you already have an
image. To write them to cd you can use any number of tools, but I
usually do the following (as root):
cdrecord -v -eject speed=24 dev=1,0,0 your_file.iso
speed should be whatever speed you device writes at and you can get the
dev parameters by running
> I have tried several times and I am missing something basic with this
> operation. :(
> This is what I have -
> shrike-i386-disc1,2,3 .iso files
> Ahead Nero (cd burning software)
> windows media player (also writes)
> winimage - software that unpacks/unzips/reads iso files
OK, maybe you don't have a Linux install already. Look for an option in
Nero to write cd images. You already have the images so they do not
need to be created, unpacked or otherwise.
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