Mount iso-file as loopback device

Problem

You want to mount an iso-image – but do not know how to …

Solution

mount /path/to-your/file.iso /<mount-point> -o loop

Update from Solaris People

lofiadm -a /root/haumichblau/gruen-ga.iso && mount -o ro -F hsfs /dev/lofi/1 /mnt

should work for most Unix Flavours ….