SSHFS is a tool that uses SSH to enable mounting of a remote filesystem on a local machine.

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How can I get a list of programs locking my folder in linux? [duplicate]

I want to unmount an sshfs folder but it says resource is in use. Is there anyway to find out which process is using it? I use Ubuntu 14.04
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Why does directory vanish when I do SSHFS? How to setup SSHFS share on Max OSX 10.9?

I'm running Max OSX 10.9.3 and I'm trying to setup an SSHFS file-share between my MacBook Pro and a remote file system. However, when I try to do it, it doesn't work. Strangely enough, it makes the ...
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Why can't I setup an SSHFS share? “OSXFUSE file system is not available” error

I'm trying to setup an SSHFS share from my local machine to a remote machine, but it is not working. I'm getting the error OSXFUSE file system is not available (see below). How to fix this?? FYI, my ...
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Unable to automount SSHFS with OSXFUSE in fstab

The line in my /etc/fstab file is as follows: sshfs#user@address:/media /Users/acc/Desktop/CODAAMOK fuse port=??,reconnect,allow_other,volname=SERVER 0 0 The error I'm receiving is as ...
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How can you execute files mounted via sshfs?

This does not work: $ touch testfile $ chmod 777 testfile $ ls -l testfile -rwxrwxrwx 1 quinn dialout 0 Apr 18 10:15 testfile $ ./testfile -bash: ./testfile: Permission denied $ sudo ./testfile sudo: ...
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DOCAN sshfs: How to flush file cache?

I am using DOCAN sshfs 0.6.0 in Win 7 to mount a Linux disk. It but does not show any new file even after many re-reads of the directory. Disabling cache helps but navigation becomes extremely slow. ...
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sshfs is failing with “remote host has disconnected”

I'm running sshfs with the following: sshfs basicuser@192.168.1.111:/var/www/myapp /home/basicuser/code -o sftp_server="/usr/bin/sudo /usr/libexec/openssh/sftp-server" I have also created RSA keys ...
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Broken mount point with crazy status

I used to mount via sshfs onto this mount point named vismac on a RedHat linux. But something is broken, and ls -l results in the following mess of question marks and dashes: drwxrwxr-x 9 user_me ...
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Alternative(faster) to sshfs to connect to a local vm

I am currently using sshfs to connect to a local vm running in virt manager. However when using this mounted filesystem with webstorm (it gives a warning external file changes may be slow) things run ...
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Saving files to slow drive (sshfs)

Notepad++ blocks/freezes while saving to slow drive, so I'm waiting until it finishes. Is there a way to tell notepad to perform saving in background and unblocks rest of the UI?
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sshfs with pass to startup

How to add the string: echo 'password' | sshfs user@host:/dir /dir to startup? I added it to rc.local, but it doesn't work. (In terminal it work) I'm using Debian 7.1
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Why am I suddenly unable to write to this sshfs volume?

There is a remote server which I connect to daily through ssh. I do a lot of editing of files on the server, so I use sshfs to do so. I mount the directory with $ sshfs user@host:/var/www/html ...
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sshfs abrupt disconnection

I am doing a lot of coding over SSH and so I have decided to mount the file system via sshfs: user@remote /home/user/mnt fuse.sshfs noauto,_netdev,users,idmap=user,reconnect 0 0 If my internet ...
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Automount sshfs using fstab without mount -a

Please consider following fstab line (line breaks for readability): sshfs#user@192.168.1.123:/home/user/ /home/user/Server/ fuse ...
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Automatically mount a remote folder on boot

I'm trying to mount a Windows folder on my Ubuntu machine on start up. I've tried following this page here, modifying /etc/fstab and appending sshfs#my_user@remote_host:/path/to/directory ...
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win-sshfs vs Dokan

I'm using win-sshfs from some time. But while exploring its sources I discovered Dokan project which is used by win-sshfs. But apparently it can be used by its own to do the same. So the question is ...
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golang:sshfs -o reconnect fails when used inside docker container with “reading directory .: Input/output error”

I am trying to mount a directory located on a host from a docker container using sshfs. The problem I am having is that once the golang app finishes executing the mountpoint disappears whereas it ...
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Mounting a volume over telnet

I've used sshfs for a number of years. Recently I've been tasked with working on an embedded device running a MIPS processor and a simple linux distribution. Besides manually moving files over via ...
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How to create a ssh key so that it can only use sshfs on a Synology NAS?

I have an ssh key without a paraphrase that allows a user to log in to a remote server. This key is used to mount a folder in the remote server using sshfs and backup the files in my laptop. I would ...
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ssh - sshfs difference

There exists a difference when using ssh and sshfs. My user is a root at the ssh client and it works when using ssh. But I wanna use sshfs (due to some development issues). When using sshfs with the ...
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How to make SSHFS case sensitive

I am using CentOS 6.4 x86_64 setup as a Apache server (httpd) in VMware Fusion. Through that I am making a SSHFS mount of a directory on my Macbook in the /var/www/html directory so I can do testing ...
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Trying to access a remote directory that has broken symlinks via sshfs

This is an odd scenario, but I would like to maintain the directory structure as it is used by a python/pyramid app. It is also on Ubuntu Server 12.04.2, the file server is 12.10 I have a set of ...
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sshfs or fish:// with root (ssh) login disabled

The server does not allow root login from ssh. I can, however, login as my username and su to root (I know the root pw). Is there a way to use the fish:// protocol or sshfs or some other way to mount ...
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what's the meaning of “?” in file/folder mode bits in CentOS 6.4?

Environment: 2 desktops. A is a Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS B is a CentOS 6.4 A mounts B's folder via sshfs. The output of 'mount' in A: Lebian@zeus:/share on /mnt/share type fuse.sshfs ...
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sshfs robustness on weak connection

sshfs is really nice but it creates me a lot of problems. In particular I don't have a very good Internet connection, it is fast, but it has a lot of latency. Sometimes sshfs freezes my pc (fedora ...
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Running sshfs as user via autofs

My situation: There are several servers on my LAN which I do not administer I access them using SSH for sshfs, shells, and remote X11 apps I have set ControlMaster auto in my ~/.ssh/config file so I ...
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Where do I store sshfs configuration settings?

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: ...
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Can I mount an SSHFS drive via port 21 with FTP-SSL?

I'm on a mac and have been using CyberDuck FTP to connect to a client's server. It is an ASP/IIS server and when I connect to it CyberDuck tells me This server can support more secure FTP-SSL ...
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SSHFS graceful degradation instead of freeze when connection is lost. Is it possible?

A third-party program will write files to a SSHFS mounted dir. If the internet connection is lost, the third-party program will likely crash (badly), because all programs trying to access such an ...
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MacFusion connecting to CentOS: Authentication failed

I've got three iMacs here (one mine, two from others), which should all connect through SSHFS with a MacFusion client to a CentOS server. I've been trying to get it all working with my iMac, which ...
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sshfs with gssapi

For my normal login with ssh I have in my ~/.ssh/config the following lines: GSSAPIAuthentication yes GSSAPIDelegateCredentials yes ... so that if I call kinit and get a Kerberos ticket then I ...
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Should I replace sshfs with NFS? [closed]

I have a server at home accesible via local WIFI. I also have several laptops. I share folders in the server using sshfs due to its ease-of-use. But sometimes I notice lots of connections issues with ...
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sshfs mounting linux directory from mac stopped working

Until this morning, I'd been using sshfs quite nicely to mount a directory from a linux machine in my office. Today, it stopped. Here's my sshfs command: sshfs -osshfs_sync,volname=linux-builder3 ...
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Mount filesystem folders usign SSHFS on servers where root SSH access is disable on Linux

I have SSH access to a server as an ordinary user. In this server SSH root access is disable. From my laptop which runs Ubuntu 12.04, I can use "Connect to Server" option in Nautilus to see and ...
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Backup sshfs volume via Time Machine on macosx

Is it possible to mount a filesystem via sshfs on my mac and have time machine back that up to external disk? Time machine does backup any other external drives to its dedicated external drive so ...
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Ubuntu SSHFS doesn't sync

I am trying to set up a Ubuntu-machine for web development, and thought i'd start working with SSHFS instead of the annoying FTP-protocol. I installed SSHFS through apt-get. I've created a folder in ...
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sshfs: Input/Output error

I cannot enter my sshfs, although I'm sure that the connection is fine and the destination exists. Every file operation fails with Input/output error. sshfs outputs: $ sshfs -p 7292 ...
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SSHFS: get real pwd on original server?

I have connected one of my production server folders with my "ssh account" server via sshfs. I often need to find out pwd (or realpath) of the file on the original (production) server, but the pwd ...
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scp/sshfs on a remote 'not direct acessable' machine

Maybe the title must be changed but I have the following situation: I can ssh to a host A From A, I can ssh into a machine B, but this machine cannot be accessed from my computer. The name of the ...
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sshfs: no such file or directory

I just installed sshfs and tried to test it out: sudo apt-get install sshfs mkdir ~/foo ssh $server_IP mkdir ~/foo sshfs $server_IP:~/foo ~/foo Immediately, I get $server_IP:~/foo: No such file or ...
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How do I make sshfs work in Debian? (I get /dev/fuse: Permission denied )

I've moved from Ubuntu to Debian on a machine and all my sshfs mounting scripts fail with fuse: failed to open /dev/fuse: Permission denied now. Am I missing something simple?
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Reverse sshfs tunnel

Hey I want to setup a reverse sshfs tunnel. I have a home server which sits behind some type of NAT which makes it impossible for a remote computer to sshfs the home file system. On the local computer ...
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How do I mount a ssh folder in linux from a script?

I already have sshfs installed and I know how to mount the drive, but when I try to automatically supply the password it doesn't do anything different. eric@MAVERICK:~$ sshfs ...
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SShfs and security

I have following questions: If I mounting sshf mail@host:/home/mail ./foo Is it any way to restrict possibilities of mounting and to not give shell access? All I want is remote, secure storage for ...
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Mount a filesystem (using FUSE) with SSH through two computers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to mount remote SSHFS via intermediate machine? Tunneling? I can mount a filesystem over SSH directly with $ sshfs hostname: mountpoint However, in order to ...
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Why mapping sftp disc returns fuse: invalid argument

Why mapping sftp disc returns this error? Am I doing it wrong? $ sshfs user@host:/ /home/absolut/Pulpit/sftp fuse umask=0,defaults,noauto,user,allow_other 0 0 user@host's password: fuse: invalid ...
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portmap on debian, can I safely remove it?

I'm running 3 http server with nothing fancy on them. it's just apache with a shared directory via SSHFS, looking at the usage of RAM I can see that portmap is using quite a bit of RAM/CPU and I have ...
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Dokan SSH mount and Sublime Text 2

I'm trying to work on a remote project using a mounted SSH using Dokan on Windows 7 and Sublime Text 2. The problem is the file browsing pane works unreliably: it may take ages to "open" a directory ...
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sshfs “Connection reset by peer”

ssh -i ~/keys/id_rsa root@192.168.1.201 Enter passphrase for key '/home/avin/keys/id_rsa': Last login: Tue Jul 17 11:01:28 2012 from 192.168.1.240 [root@rsh_management ~]# exit logout it's ok i'm ...
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User-specific Network Drive (sshfs?)

My goal is to create several network shares, one for each user on the network. The objective is to replace an internal HDD with an SSD, and move the home directories (or maybe just documents, etc. ...