The Solaris lofi file driver allows to handle a file as a block device, this is managed via the lofiadm command. The procedure to mount an ISO image is the following:

1. Use the lofiadm command to create a block device:

lofiadm -a <iso_file>

2. Mount the ISO image:

The previou command returns the name of a block device (typically /dev/lofi/1), use this device name to mount the ISO:

mount -F hsfs -o ro /dev/lofi/1 /mnt

3. To remove the device:

umount /mnt
lofiadm -d /dev/lofi/1
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