OpenVZ - Virtual Private Server

How to mount an ISO image in a container


Install packages fuseiso and fuse into container. Package names may vary on different Linux distributions.

  • for Debian and Ubuntu, install fuseiso and fuse-utils packages (available in repository)
  • for RHEL/CentOS 3/4/5, use DAG’s packages fuse-iso and fuse
  • for Fedora 7/8, both fuseiso and fuse are available from the main/updates repo
  • for Fedora 6, fuse is available from extras repo, use dries for fuse-iso


To mount an ISO image, do:

# fuseiso image.iso /mnt/disk