Virtual CD drive for FreeBSD?

Svein Halvor Halvorsen svein.h at
Tue Jan 10 07:50:36 PST 2006

On 1/10/06, Mark Ovens <marko at> wrote:
> Is there such a thing as a virtual CD drive in the Ports. Something that
> allows you to treat an ISO image file - data or audio - as though it
> were a real CD in a real drive? Like Nero ImageDrive in Windows.

Look no further than the base system. mdconfig(8) the image file, and
then mount_cd9660(8) the device node.

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