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Bug 20168 - virtualcd-0.4 (new package)
Summary: virtualcd-0.4 (new package)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High enhancement (vote)
Assignee: (DEPRECATED)
Depends on:
Reported: 2003-04-29 09:43 UTC by Brice Arnould (un_brice)
Modified: 2003-08-12 07:35 UTC (History)
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Description Brice Arnould (un_brice) 2003-04-29 09:43:24 UTC
(please excuse me for my bad english) 
As said on the webpage: 
"Virtual CD is a kernel module for Linux. With it you can simulate a CD drive + CD 
with simple cue/bin files, which are common in the windows world. It includes an 
user space program, which controls the kernel module." 
At the opposite of traditionals "loop devices", it's allow you to load incorrect 
images, such as copy protected CD. 
Be carefull, for the moment anyone can  load/unload files.
Comment 1 Jay Pfeifer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2003-05-09 17:05:30 UTC
this is already in portage:

*  app-cdr/virtualcd
      Latest version available: 0.4
      Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
      Size of downloaded files: 418 kB
      Description: mount bin/cue cd images

Comment 2 Tim Yamin (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2003-08-12 07:35:46 UTC
Closing bugs...