How to make a ISO out of a DMG file under OSX

datePosted on 17:01, September 22nd, 2008 by Many Ayromlou

Here is a quick command line for all you OSX ppl. If you’re ever in need of turning/converting a .dmg file into a .iso use the following command line:

hdiutil makehybrid -iso -o newfile.iso yourfilename.dmg

Where newfile is the name of the iso you want, and yourfilename.dmg is the dmg. Have Fun……

One Response to “How to make a ISO out of a DMG file under OSX”

  1. Anonymous on February 13th, 2009 at 20:38

    please note that -iso will create the ISO with RockRidge file extensions which are only understand on Unix (and Mac?) systems. Some flavors of Windows won’t like it. If the ISO needs to work on Windows as well, try -joliet instead.

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