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CD-INFO(1) User Commands CD-INFO(1)


cd-info - shows Information about a CD or CD-image


cd-info [OPTION...]


Set CD access method
Set debugging to LEVEL
Don't show track information
Don't show filesystem analysis
Does nothing since this program is not

-H, --cddb-http






Don't show device info, just CD info
Don't show disc-mode info
Attempt to give DVD information if a DVD is found.
Don't look up Video CD information - for this build, this is always set
Don't show ioctl() information
set "bin" CD-ROM disk image file as source
set "cue" CD-ROM disk image file as source
set Nero CD-ROM disk image file as source
set cdrdao CD-ROM disk image file as source
set source and determine if "bin" image or device
print directory contents of any ISO-9660 filesystems
set CD-ROM device as source
Give a list of CD-drives
Don't display header and copyright (for regression testing)
Don't use Joliet extensions
Don't use Rock-Ridge-extension information
Don't use XA-extension information
Don't produce warning output
display version and copyright information and exit

Help options:

-?, --help
Show this help message
Display brief usage message


Rocky Bernstein, based on the cdinfo program by Gerd Knorr <> and Heiko Eissfeldt <>


Copyright © 2003-2005, 2007-2008, 2011-2015, 2017 R. Bernstein
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Have driver: GNU/Linux ioctl and MMC driver Have driver: cdrdao (TOC) disk image driver Have driver: bin/cuesheet disk image driver Have driver: Nero NRG disk image driver No CD-ROM device found.


cd-drive(1) for CD-ROM characteristics; iso-info(1) for information about an ISO-9660 image.

April 2019 cd-info version 2.1.0 x86_64-pc-linux-gnu