ISO file size in bytes?

Jon Masters jcm at
Thu Oct 25 05:19:08 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-10-25 at 01:14 -0400, Jon Masters wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-10-24 at 22:29 -0500, Matt Domsch wrote:
> > If you're reading a physical CD or DVD, you can do the same thing.
> > Here's a little script I use all the time for getting the size right.
> > It prompts you for the name of the ISO you want to create, then reads
> > the media using dd; repeat until Ctrl-C.
> Right. But if you end up reading more from the disk than you planned,
> this will only flag that up (the MD5SUM generated) - it won't tell you
> what it should be. So my point from before is somehow semi valid ;-)

No, I'm wrong, because isoinfo is going to get that from the TOC. So
clearly I'm way too Red Soxed for one evening and should just shut up.

Ignore me... :-)


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