mounting a uif dvd image

Bruce Cran bruce at
Sat Oct 20 11:56:19 PDT 2007

Bruce Cran wrote:
> Aryeh M. Friedman wrote:
>> I have a uif dvd image that I want to mount how do I do this (or convert
>> to ISO).
> You can do this by using mdconfig and mount_udf (which is called by 
> 'mount').  First, create a md device:
> mdconfig -a -t vnode -f /path/to/dvd_image
> This will create a /dev/mdX device, which you can then mount with:
> mount -t udf /dev/mdX /path/to/mount/dir

Sorry just realised it's UIF format, not UDF.  I don't know how you'd 
convert it to something you can use in FreeBSD, like UDF.

Bruce Cran

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