mounting a .iso image? ... missing man page
freebsd at edvax.de
Thu Oct 10 04:42:17 UTC 2013
On Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:18:41 -0600, Gary Aitken wrote:
> for the record, that's:
> mdconfig -a -t vnode -u 0 -f <file>
Correct, I noticed too late that -a was missing. But "man mdconfig"
mentions all parts that are needed. :-)
> > # mount -o ro -t cd9660 /dev/md0 /mnt/tmp
> > ... do stuff ...
> > # umount /mnt/tmp
> > # mdconfig -u 0 -d
> and that one is
> mdconfig -d -u 0
> order appears to be important
The manpage doesn't seem to explicitely mention this, but if
I remember correctly, it actually matters, as you said.
By the way, the manpage mentions
mount -t cd9660 /dev/`mdconfig -f cdimage.iso` /mnt
as an interesting construction in the EXAMPLES section. :-)
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