How To Mount ISO Image Without Burning Them in Linux

For various reasons,you may want to use ISO images without burning them,and you just need to mount them in a easy way.

First,create a directory which you want to mount ISO images to by running following command in terminal:

sudo mkdir /media/ISOimage

Then,add the loop module to your kernel,so it is possible to mount a compressed filesystem file:

sudo modprobe loop

Change directory where ISO images located:

cd /iso-images-directory

Now,use following command to mount ISO image:

sudo mount iso-image-name.iso /media/ISOimage/ -t iso9660 -o loop

replace “iso-image-name.iso”to your ISO image.

And,use this command to umount ISO image:

sudo umount /media/ISOimage