mkisofs is used for premastering iso9660 filesystems which are used on CDROMs. The output of mkisofs can then be sent to a CDROM writer with a utility such as cdrecord. It has support for many formats, including Rock Ridge, Joliet, and Apple HFS (beta).
|Tags||Archiving Packaging Boot Filesystems Installation/Setup Software Distribution Utilities multimedia Sound/Audio CD Audio CD Writing|
|Operating Systems||BeOS Mac OS X Windows OS/2 POSIX|
Release Notes: A merge with mkhybrid, reworked graft pointers, support for multiple El-Torito boots, and -path-list will not need at least one command line arg anymore.
Release Notes: Inclusion of mkhybrid, many bugfixes, full UNICODE support for Joliet, and rewritten ISO-9660 filename translation.