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

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How to (cleanly) dismount sshfs when mounted on a NFS mount point?

My coworker has a desktop computer with /home shared on our file server. I have developed a Perl script for sshfs-mounting a certain directory on another SSH host which works fine on my laptop. On ...
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NFS won't allow access to mounted media

I'll explain it here, but I have this problem, for which the solution that user received doesn't fix my problem satisfactorily (sshfs) The problem is that I would like to share my /media folder over ...
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sshfs with x forwarding?

I've been using sshfs to mount directories from servers on my laptop. I also have the following in my ~/.ssh/config: ControlMaster auto I set this because it keeps a single ssh connection alive ...
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How to mount ssh in 10.6

I have a mac with 10.6 and I want to use CCC over ssh. How do i do this I think sshfs might help
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Set proper rights for sshfs mountpoint so it can be shared with samba

I have a domain hoster that provides access via SSH. My platforms are: Gentoo 2.6.36-r5 Windows (XP/Vista/7) I work on my Windows, I use Gentoo to do all the magic Windows can't do. Therefore I ...
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SSHFS between two firewalled machines via third-party proxy

Both my home machine and my destination machine are behind NAT routers I have zero control over. I have a non-firewalled VPS that I can use for proxying requests. How do I set up sshfs from my home ...
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vim does not preserve symlink over sshfs

I'm having some trouble with symlinks and sshfs. I use the '-o follow_symlinks' option to follow symlinks on the server side, but whenever I edit a symlinked file on the client side with vim, a copy ...
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Dokan sshfs doesn't stream, has gray Xes

I installed Dokan sshfs so I can mount Linux computers as drives in Windows 7 64-bit. It seems to work, in the sense that I can view folders and copy files off of it. However, it doesn't seem like I ...
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sshfs device is busy

I mounted a remote file system using sshfs (version 2.8.4) sshfs -o allow_root joeuser@example.com: ./example but unmounting it fails > fusermount -u example umount: /home/joeuser/example: ...
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mounting remote drive works only when executed in line by line not from a script

I am trying to mount network data. This works if I enter the following commands into the shell: cd ~ sshfs user@ssh.company.com:/ /home/userName/remoteWork If I however, put those commands in a ...
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sshfs and emacs on OS X; file has changed since last visited or saved

I am trying to use sshfs (2.2.0) and macfuse (2.0.3) along with emacs (23.2.1). Many times when I try to save a file that I am editing from the remote file system I get the error: file.txt has ...
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What are some options for connecting one Linux host's filesystem to the other?

I have two Linux hosts (both running Ubuntu 10.04) and I want one of them to have access to part of the filesystem of the other. I.e. I want remote1 to be able to access the files of ...
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How to mount remote SSHFS via intermediate machine? Tunneling?

I would like to mount a remote file system (A) using SSHFS, but sometimes I have IP address, access from which is not allowed. So my plan is to access it via another machine (B) in that network. Do I ...
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Mount network drives over ssh on Windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: sshfs equivalent for windows? There is a remote filesystem I can reach through ssh. On Linux, there are several ways of dealing with it. I like sshfs, because with it I ...
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Mount an sshfs via macfuse at boot

I want to mount an sshfs folder at boot under Mac OSX: I'm using Macfusion right now, that is a GUI for MacFUSE, but I have to mount the folder manually. How can I achieve that?
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sshfs mounted directory becomes unresponsive

I've mounted a directory via sshfs: sshfs <user>@<host>:/var/www <host>/ However, after a few hours, the "something" happens, and I can no longer use the mounted directory. ...
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Create specific GID for a group and add a user to it on Mac OS X 10.5

How do I create a group with a specific GID and add a user to it on Mac OS X 10.5? The problem is that macfuse is not smart enough to handle groups when it mounts, so I can't open files which on the ...
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Use a device over SSH?

I have 2 PCs with Ubuntu at home and a network link between them. If I do $ sshfs pc2root@192.168.0.2:/ /media/pc2 can I use a remote device as a local one? (in this case: /media/pc2/dev/sr0 as a ...
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Using sftp without mounting it

When I mount sftp/ftp, and connection breaks for a while, the mount "freezes" and will freeze any process that deals with it (the editor, Nautilus, umount, etc). I can't even unmount the folder. (My ...