What is – Gmount-ISO

Why burn a disk when you could mount it? and who wants to remember such command to mount an ISO image
[coolcode]mount -o loop -t iso9660 file.iso /mnt/test[/coolcode] not to mention the long list of mount parameters.

Well, I do want to remember such command but I don’t mind having an easy cool tool to mount ISO images.

Gnome ISO Mounter (Gmount-ISO) is a tool that ease for Desktop users the CD Image files (ISO) mounting/unmounting .

Gnome ISO Mounter (Gmount-ISO) package is available under Ubuntu 7.10 repository
Package: gmountiso
State: installed
Automatically installed: yes
Version: 0.4-0ubuntu2
Priority: optional
Section: universe/utils
Maintainer: Ubuntu MOTU Developers
Uncompressed Size: 168k
Depends: python, python-central (>= 0.5.8), python-glade2, python-gtk2
Suggests: nautilus
Description: This is Gmountiso, a PyGTK GUI to mount your cd images
Gmount-iso is a small tool written using PyGTK and Glade. It allows you to easily mount your cd images. This is a frontend to the ‘mount -o loop -t iso9660
foo.iso /mountpoint’ command

Homepage: http://www.crans.ens-cachan.fr/Syst%C3%A8meLinux/GmountIso
and can be easily obtained with aptitude.

[coolcode] sudo aptitude install gmountiso [/coolcode]

Wish you a very happy mounting

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