Making an ISO from a CD

Bill Campbell freebsd at
Mon Nov 17 15:08:04 PST 2003

On Mon, Nov 17, 2003, Max Clark wrote:
>Hi all,
>How do you create an ISO from a cd as the source? Obviously when the ISO where to be burned I would like it to be identical to the original cd.

dd if=/dev/$cdrom of=tmpfile.iso

Where $cdrom is the appropriate device name for your CD.

Use the cd burner of your choice to burn the ISO image.

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