creating .iso cd-image file of a local cdrom

Nils Kassube kassube at
Fri May 4 11:50:38 UTC 2007

Tomoki Taniguchi wrote:
> I want to create an .ISO image backup of a cd
> inserted into a local cdrom drive.
> can someone tell me the simplest way to
> to create an ISO image file?
> I prefer a console option, but also curious about any
> GUI tools that may be available as well.

dd if=/dev/cdrom of=backup.iso

It can be done with k3b as well.


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