[lug] Reading volume header

Gary Hodges Gary.Hodges at noaa.gov
Fri Jul 9 16:50:18 MDT 2004

George Sexton wrote:

>isoinfo is probably the only thing you can try.
Thanks!  "isoinfo -d -i /dev/sr2" did the trick.


>-----Original Message-----
>From: lug-bounces at lug.boulder.co.us [mailto:lug-bounces at lug.boulder.co.us]
>On Behalf Of Gary Hodges
>Sent: Friday, July 09, 2004 3:59 PM
>To: Boulder (Colorado) Linux Users Group -- General Mailing List
>Subject: [lug] Reading volume header
>mkisofs has the following option:
> -A application_id
> Specifies a text string that will be written into the volume header.
>How do I read the volume header?  And as a follow up, is this the option I
>want?  For a data DVD I had the idea of including a string that would give
>the info about the contents, e.g., "Table Mountain data from July through
>Dec 2003".  I see -P and -p.  
>Maybe those would be better.

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