adding a directory to a CD-image (.iso)

Mikhail Teterin mi+mx at
Fri Mar 18 09:52:19 PST 2005

> > I donwloaded an .iso-image (Solaris 10, actually), which is about 2.7Gb.
> >
> > Before burning it to a DVD, I'd like to add a directory to the image. Is
> > there a way to do it with tools available on FreeBSD -- mkisofs,
> > growisofs, etc?
> >
> > I don't want to recreate the main image from scratch, as I'm sure, I'll
> > get the options wrong and it will not boot :-) Can I just add a directory
> > to the existing iso9660 filesystem?

> Would mounting it with vnconfig let you do this?  I've never tried,
> myself...

Well, yes, this is how I get to read the CD-image without burning it first. 
But that is a read-only thing. I need to modify an existing image -- add a 
directory tree to it...


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