Creating ISO from CD/DVD

# dd if=/dev/cdrom of=/tmp/mycd.ISO bs=4096

Create an ISO from a CD/DVD (Replace device name and filename as appropiate)

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  • On 07.19.08 Pera said:

    What’s the use of bs=4096. I guess you can either use any number or even skip the bs completely. Any info on this?

    Furthermore: you should always use conv=noerror,sync when you dd full hard drives which have system errors.



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