I need to extract the OS filesystem from Fedora's ISO image (downloadable from their site) using dd command?
migrated from stackoverflow.com Aug 5 '09 at 17:09
If you already have the ISO filesystem in a file on your hard drive (downloaded from the Internet or copied, wholesale, from a CD or DVD), you'll need to mount the file in "loopback" mode. ("loopback" means the source of the filesystem is in fact another file, not a physical device.) As root, something like this would work:
Then you can browse /tmp/fedora using your favorite tools.
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