[CentOS] CD emulation (a la daemontools)

James A. Peltier jpeltier at cs.sfu.ca
Tue Oct 9 21:39:47 UTC 2007

Chris Mauritz wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone was aware of a method for mounting virtual CD 
> devices with CD image files.  I keep images (.CUE/.BIN pairs) of my CD 
> collection on a NAS appliance tucked away in my closet.  I'd like to 
> write a script to mount each one, create ID tags, rip the tracks, then 
> move along to the next one.  I figure with a quad core opteron, it 
> should be able to crank through them in a few days (it's a few thousand 
> CD's worth of images).  Anyone done this before with their trusty CentOS 
> box?  I'd be using CentOS 5.
> Best,
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I recently ran across a program called kiso which allows you to mount CD 
images etc.  It might do what you like  http://kiso.sourceforge.net/ :)

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