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I'm trying to mount a folder over ssh using sshfs. Evertime I do so I get the error

No such file or directory

My terminal:

user@computer:~$ sshfs [email protected]:/volume1/somedir ~/mnt/somedir
[email protected]'s password: 
[email protected]:/volume1/somedir: No such file or directory

This is Ubuntu 12.04 connecting to a Synology NAS with DS4.1

What am I doing wrong here?

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So aparently when connecting to sftp on a Synology, / is the list of shares. So I just have to do:

sshfs [email protected]:/somedir ~/mnt/somedir
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What happens if you do: ssh [email protected] ls /volume1/somedir –  James Lawrie Oct 12 '12 at 19:23
It returns the directory listing, as expected –  csauve Oct 12 '12 at 21:44


sshfs [email protected]:/remotedir ~/mnt/localdir

where remotedir is dir you normally specify after volume1


sshfs [email protected]:/ ~/mnt/localdir
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