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When using sshfs several sites recommend using options like:

-oauto_cache,reconnect,defer_permissions,negative_vncache,volname=RemoteHome

I tried adding these in ~/.ssh/config under the hostname:

Host myserver.net
User myusername
ServerAliveInterval 120
oauto_cache
reconnect
defer_permissions
negative_vncache
volname=RemoteHome

The first three work fine but the rest throw errors:

Bad configuration option: oauto_cache
Bad configuration option: reconnect
Bad configuration option: defer_permissions
Bad configuration option: negative_vncache
Bad configuration option: volname

Where can I store these configuration options?

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I don't think you can. The options that work in your example above do so because they're ssh options, not sshfs ones. To work around this you may want to define a function in your ~/.bashrc to invoke sshfs with the parameters you're after.

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