cd-info (1) - Linux Manuals

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


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


cd-info [OPTION...]


-a, --access-mode=STRING
Set CD access method
-d, --debug=INT
Set debugging to LEVEL
-T, --no-tracks
Don't show track information
-A, --no-analyze
Don't show filesystem analysis
Don't look up audio CDDB information or print it
-P, --cddb-port=INT
CDDB port number to use (default 8880)
-H, --cddb-http
Lookup CDDB via HTTP proxy (default no proxy)
CDDB server to contact for information (default:
Location of CDDB cache directory (default ~/.cddbclient)
Email address to give CDDB server (default me [at] home)
Disable caching of CDDB entries locally (default caches)
CDDB timeout value in seconds (default 10 seconds)
Don't show device info, just CD info
Don't show disc-mode info
Attempt to give DVD information if a DVD is found.
-v, --no-vcd
Don't look up Video CD information - for this build, this is always set
-I, --no-ioctl
Don't show ioctl() information
-b, --bin-file[=FILE]
set "bin" CD-ROM disk image file as source
-c, --cue-file[=FILE]
set "cue" CD-ROM disk image file as source
-N, --nrg-file[=FILE]
set Nero CD-ROM disk image file as source
-t, --toc-file[=FILE]
set cdrdao CD-ROM disk image file as source
-i, --input[=FILE]
set source and determine if "bin" image or device
print directory contents of any ISO-9660 filesystems
-C, --cdrom-device[=DEVICE]
set CD-ROM device as source
-l, --list-drives
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
-q, --quiet
Don't produce warning output
-V, --version
display version and copyright information and exit

Help options:

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


Rocky Bernstein rocky [at], based on the cdinfo program by Gerd Knorr <kraxel [at]> and Heiko Eissfeldt <heiko [at]>


Copyright © 2003-2005, 2007-2008, 2011-2013 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 Default CD-ROM device: /dev/sr0


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