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

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Openoffice access files on NFS extremely slow and can not save file

I am using a Debian 7 box. I have an NFS network drive mounted on my "/mnt/drive_R". Everything works fine except Apache openoffice 4.1 and LibreOffice 3.5, yes I tried both version of openoffice. I ...
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SSHFS Permission Denied to symbolic link

I can mount a remote directory to /home/user/mnt and can see symbolic links via ls of that directory, but I cannot r,w, or x the links. I mount using the code below, using RSA key pairs for automatic ...
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How can sshfs be made more reliable?

I use sshfs to connect the filesystem on my computer to that of my web host. I find that after a few hours of being connected, the sshfs becomes unmounted and synchronization no longer happens. Is ...
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10 second delay on ssh operations

After doing various things to my BeagleBone Black, I noticed it started giving me a ten second delay on every SSH operation, including SSHFS file transfers. But once it was connected (after that ...
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Corrupted directory after sshfs hard killing

I've mistakenly mount huge network directory using sshfs util. Trying to umount it leaded to hand-up this process, so I decided to kill -9 appropriate sshfs process. This leads to that folder ...
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Fuse file system fmask and dmask

Does the fuse file system support separate fmask and dmask options? If not, is there a work around for it? I am using autofs together with sshfs. I guess sshfs uses fuse on the background. It accepts ...
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Force Unix line endings for a partition in Notepad++

I've a Linux partition mounted using Web Drive on a Windows PC. It uses the same Drive letter all the time. Whenever I create a empty new text file and then open it with Notepad++, it starts using ...
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Mount sshfs share in /etc/fstab with key-based authentication

My configuration: client & server: Ubuntu 12.04 server Remote directory on server which should be mounted by key-based authentication through sshfs on client machine. /etc/fstab: ...
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sshfs deleting files and directories does not work

I am mounting a disk via fuse and sshfs that lives inside a virtual machine (VirtualBox, Ubuntu) in OS X El Capitan with the following command: sshfs -p 2222 -o ...
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Unable to mount external drive or sshfs

I'm running Linux Mint 17.2. Here's what happens when I try to mount an external USB drive: Error mounting system-managed device /dev/sdc1: Command-line `mount "/media/nick/MyPassportRed"' exited ...
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Is it possible to skip kerberos kinit & aklog? I want to use tramp/sshfs

I've been given access to a remote system. I've been instructed that I have to execute kinit and then aklog every time I log in. I am not sure what is the reason for it (I have read the kinit is ...
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What are the difference between nfs over ssh and sshfs?

I’m looking for a solution to mount an folder from my homeserver (linux) over the internet. The Data should be encrypted, so that nobody could read my file content or any metadata. I have found ...
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Mount Remote Share without fuse / alternatives for SSHFS

I am running Ubuntu on a Virtual Server (1and1). The host does not provide the Kernel mod Fuse, which is the reason I cannot use SSHFS to Mount the remote directory locally. Does anyone know how to ...
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Mounting sshfs, unable to write files

I am trying to mount a directory from a guest virtual machine (Ubuntu via VirtualBox) using FUSE and SSHFS to OS X. Inside of the guest (Ubuntu) I have edited the file /etc/fuse.conf and uncommented ...
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win-sshfs “Server HMAC algorithms not found” Can't connect to server

I'm trying to setup SSHFS from my windows PC to my Debian 8 VPS, however whenever I try to connect with win-sshfs it returns this error: Server HMAC algorithm not found From what limited ...
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Translate permissions with as sshfs remote mount?

I have two computers on a network, call these Q and X. I want to mount via sshfs X:/ to Q:/mnt/X. So to do this I use: user@Q $ sudo sshfs root:X/ /mnt/X This successfully mounts it and allows the ...
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sshfs remount frequently hangs

On Fedora 21 current patches, in a local LAN environment, I'm mounting 2 filesystems with sshfs. The remote server is on a reliable LAN network, the ssh keys are correctly setup for passwordless ...
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SSHFS mount marked all files as hidden

I ran chown -R me:me /opt/web/ftp-mounts/ which affected files on sshfs ftp mounts. The remote server hosts IIS based websites. I might have messed up the file permissions on the remote host. Now ...
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Editing files with Sublime Text 3 slow over SSHFS

This post was originally posted on StackOverflow, where users recommended reposting here. I'm currently mounting remote server directories as local folders under OS X 10.10.3 and OSXFUSE + SSHFS. ...
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OSX Fuse/SSHFS will not auto mount from /etc/fstab on mac (but sudo mount -a works!)

I have recently installed OS X Fuse and SSHFS on my mac, and I can mount my sshfs manually with sudo mount -a but I would really like it to mount automatically, given the contents of my /etc/fstab ...
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Canceled SSHFS (fuse) mount - cannot remove directory

I tried to mount an SSHFS directory locally, failed, and now I cannot use my original directory anymore. Following a tutorial, I just installed the sshfs package, executed sudo modprobe fuse, and ...
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How to share mounted volumes to a different Docker instance?

I’m working on a log gathering/analysis solution that uses sshfs to mount remote drive for acquiring the updates of the logs in realtime. Now I want to create a Docker user to process the log that ...
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use ecryptfs with sshfs

I'm trying to use ecryptfs on top of sshfs to be able to create create and access an encrypted share on a new NAS box. The following mount command works on both the NAS box and my local mancine: ...
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Unable to stat SSHFS mount unless root

Does anyone understand why the nobody user is having trouble stat-ing the foo directory, when it definitely has execute permissions? It seems like there are some permissions I'm unaware of at this ...
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cannot see files from SSHFS

I followed the instructions provided by digital ocean to mount an SSH connection using sshfs and macfuse. It is working from the commandline I can see the remote folders in /mnt/mydir But in Finder ...
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SSH new file/directory group write permission different than FTP etc

I am a non-root user on our Linux (Debian) install, and the file/folder permissions on the existing files in my home folder are -rw-rw-r-- and drwxrwxr-x for directories, and if I log into SSH ...
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Linux editing remotely mounted files

I have a web server and I mount the directory containing all my website projects onto a local directory in my Linux VirtualBox under /home/UserA/Desktop/Remote/sites. My problem is editing the files ...
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sshfs for windows 8.1?

I want to mount a remote Linux server as a drive to my windows 8.1. That way I can use windows explorer to open up files that are on the Linux server and edit them without having to make a copy to ...
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mount a local directory to a remote ssh server

i want to mount a local directory to a remote ssh server. specifically my ~/.gnupg directory so i can use my local keyring everywhere, without storing it remotely. so i think this solution: keep a ...
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How to use /etc/fstab and/or automount with sshfs on OSX?

I'm attempting to automount a directory from a remote Ubuntu machine on my Mavericks Mac. SSHFS works perfectly when mounted manually, in many different ways. The standard sshfs mount works great: ...
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Mounting with sshfs doesn't work after Yosemite upgrade

This afternoon I upgraded from Mavericks to Yosemite and attempted to mount a catalog in a server using sshfs (that I had installed using homebrew). This worked flawlessly before the upgrade. However ...
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How to install sshfs on Raspberry Pi OpenElec

I just got a Raspberry Pi with OpenElec and want to access shared files using sshfs. I tried compiling the sshfs source on OpenElec but the command make is not installed. How can I install sshfs on ...
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sshfs too slow while remote editing on Eclipse and other IDEs, what options to use to make it faster. *Not* for mac users

I've been looking into this problem, and it is common. But since there is a package for Mac with the same name, the solution for Mac users is hiding the solution for Linux users and our default sshfs. ...
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Debian 7.5 Prevents Access to Router, Hardware is OK

My Problem: I can't access my router from the Problem OS (Debian 7.5) of my main computer. I am sure the hardware is okay. It would be problematic to reinstall the Problem OS. Problem OS Symptoms ...
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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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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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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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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 ...