Re: problem with mount -o loop

From: J Sloan (
Date: Fri Feb 23 2001 - 14:22:09 EST

Tim Tim wrote:

> I made iso-image from cd with
> dd if=/dev/hdd of=/image.iso
> and mount it with
> mount -o loop /image.iso /mnt/cdrom
> under Linux-2.4.2-pre1 it is working
> but under Linux-2.4.2 do not
> Please help me to understand why

If it was working it was by sheer luck -

You need the loop patches available at


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