SSH File System (sshfs). A tool that uses SSH to mount a remote filesystem on a local machine.

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modprobe fuse returns module fuse not found

I have ubuntu 12.04 and the kernel version is 2.6.32 Linux user1 2.6.32-042stab083.2 #1 SMP Fri Nov 8 18:08:40 MSK 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux When i run the command modprobe fuse it says ...
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SSH copy ID failed

Where should be an error? Local PC is Ubuntu. command: ssh-copy-id user@example.com result: /usr/bin/ssh-copy-id: INFO: attempting to log in with the new key(s), to filter out any that are ...
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sshfs - No such file or directory

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 admin@server.com:/volume1/somedir ~/mnt/somedir ...
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Remote Root Access over SSH Mount

I am looking for a way to access a remote file system as root, using a protocol like sshfs or fish://. My goal is to be able to administer files through a GUI locally (e.g. with Nautilus or dolphin) ...
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sshfs with fstab: connection reset by peer

I am trying to allow my laptop (Ubuntu 13.04) to access my PC (Lubuntu 13.04) hard drive through SSHFS. I'm using RSA keys to connect. It works perfectly fine if I type this in the terminal: sshfs ...
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sshfs and disk usage

I have a 1TB hard disk mounted on / in the same hard disk I have the home, something like 100GB of data. This is the output of df -l Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on ...
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Multihop SSHFS from boot

I have a server at uni that I can ssh into from home. From there, I can ssh into my work computer and I have access to a NAS I have mounted. I can't ssh directly into my work computer. What I would ...
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Editing remote files via SSHFS mount very slow (Sublime Text)

I'm trying to nail down the best way to work on projects located on a remote server. I use Sublime Text and I've been experimenting with SSHFS on Ubuntu to mount the remote directory locally and then ...
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Permission denied on SSHFS automount

I am trying to set up an SSHFS connection between two Ubuntu machines, using /etc/fstab so that they automount from the beginning. I have created an .ssh directory in my home dir on both machines, I ...
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“Connection reset by peer” when getting sshfs to mount?

I am trying to mount a remote directory using sshfs, but I'm getting the connection reset by peer error: Is there a solution for this?
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Mount remote directory using SSH [duplicate]

How to mount a remote directory using ssh to be available same as if it is a local directory?
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How to mount network drive so that it can be used from applications and on wifi

I wish to set up a network drive for storing my personal photos. I already have a server and a 'pictures' user on the server. I planned to store the photos in the home directory of this user. I ...
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sshfs - got access to remote within standard user, but fails with root

I use sshfs to mount a remote HD: sshfs -o idmap=user tducin@tducin.some.host:/home/tducin/Projekty /home/tomasz/Development/sshfs/ From my user (tomasz) I can see this directory as: drwxrwxr-x 1 ...
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Gedit Default File Opening on SSHFS Files

When I open Gedit, and start typing a path to a file I want to edit on a SSHFS drive, if I'm not fast enough in typing and pressing enter, Gedit CHANGES what I have typed, and automatically selects ...
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sshfs in fstab creates an item in Devices listing that doesn't work

I configured an sshfs mount as instructed in http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=896474&p=5635104#post5635104 to work as a place to store my pictures. It is other vice working as a dream ...
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sshfs mounts with user privileges but for umount I need root. why? how?

I'm trying to unmount from nautilus, the directory created by sshfs, but I get this error: Unable to unmount dir umount: /home/user/dir is not in the fstab (and you are not root) I'm not getting ...
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Permissions issues with mounting remote server into a specific folder

I'm doing the following to mount a remote server to a specific path on my server: sshfs user@remoteserver.com:/backup/folder/ /home/myuser/server-backups/ However when I mount the server the folder ...
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Virtual Box Ubuntu Guest mounting sshfs within shared folder

I have Windows 7 host and Ubuntu as guest (makeshift while our IT dept repairs my normal Linux box). I have setup a VirtualBox Shared folder and it correctly shares files between the two systems. ...
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sshfs is not mounting automatically at boot, despite /etc/fstab configuration

Setting up some Ubuntu (13.04) workstation, I am trying to have a remote filesystem mounted (over ssh). The current config I created user someuser and added it to the fuse group My fstab entry ...
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Very slow speed while mounting via SSHFS

My host is ubuntu 12.04. My guest is vanilla 3.0.33 kernel with custom rootfs. I have encountered the subj problem, while mounting host folder on the guest machine via sshfs. sshfs ...
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Mounting a drive using sshfs

I am trying mount a remote drive using sshfs on ubuntu 12.04. I follow the steps here: http://xmodulo.com/2013/04/how-to-mount-remote-directory-over-ssh-on-linux.html But after I did sshfs ...
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System hang when using SSHFS

This is just a quick note that I want to share with others. It is about the problem that I encountered with my office machine. It was hanging continuously when ssh mount was used. The main problem 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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sshfs automount works in home directory, but not in root directory

In my /etc/fstab, I've got this entry: sshfs#mythbuntu@192.168.0.4:/home/mythbuntu /Mythbuntu fuse noauto,users,exec,uid=1000,gid=1000,allow_other,reconnect,transform_symlinks,BatchMode=yes 0 0 ...
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Can't Mount SSHFS via FSTAB, but can mount via CLI. How do I get FSTAB to mount properly?

I have setup password less SSH access and it works properly. I'm unable to automatically mount my SSHFS. This works: sshfs root@192.168.0.2:/vmfs/volumes/ESATA01/ ~/VPS However, when inserted into ...
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How to run a script every time internet connects

I often mount a remote drive using sshfs. I would love to have this mount automatically. However, if I mount it in my .bashrc or startup scripts, the mount often fails because my wireless internet ...
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Can I “bring directories with me” when I ssh into another machine?

At my university, I ssh into a ubuntu computing cluster to run software such as matlab and mathematica. I like to keep the files that I create on my own (ubuntu) machine so that (1) they are all in ...
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SSHFS messes up everything if i lose connection

This is becoming increasingly annoying and borderline despairing: I use sshfs to mount directories from remote servers. I work in a laptop with a docking station so I'm usually connected through ...
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Mount Ubuntu shares remotely with Mac and Windows

First time on here so please be gentle! I have setup a small school network with a Ubuntu 12.04 Server for use as a fileserver mainly. I have managed to set the server up (all command line based - no ...
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pictures corrupted when mounting Android with sshfs

I used to mount my Android Phone using sshfs in Debian perfectly. Now, I wanted to do the same in my recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 but the pictures seem corrupted. I have tried to copy them by ...
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What is the path and command of mounted folder when I “connect to server”?

I am trying mount a remote machine filesystem to my local machine. The remote machine is a computation cluster which has two file systems. I have space on both file systems and I have a link on my ...
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Fast and easy directory sharing over network

I got two Ubuntu servers (12.04) that I want them to share a directory. I have checked out several file systems but I have not concluded to a solution, so I need some assistance. NFS or SMB/CIFS ...
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Back up SSHFS network drive to Crashplan?

I often develop and test code on several remote machines, which aren't all on the same NFS filesystem. For interactive work, I usually use SSHFS to mount remote filesystems on my local machine. For ...
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How to auto mount using sshfs?

I am using the following command to mount a ssh ubuntu directory to my ubuntu pc. sshfs user@192.xx.xx.xx.xx:/dir/dir /home/username/mount/xxx My question is, can I create a script for this in my ...
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sshfs is mounting filesystems as another user

So I am trying to mount a folder from another computer in my LAN, and I am able to ssh without any issues. But, I am unable to make any changes when I access the mounted folder. This is what I have ...
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Cannot access drive mounted by sshfs using Ubuntu file manager

I've run into a problem with sshfs that I haven't seen before. I mount serverB to serverA by doing the following (while logged in as root on serverA): mkdir serverBLink sshfs root@serverB:/ ...
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Cannot SSHFS mount user home directory

I am attempting to setup a centralized home-directory server through sshfs and pam-mount. Currently I am stuck at this point: When attempting to mount the remote home directory sshfs just gets ...
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gedit + sshfs won't save (vi saves fine!)

I mounted a remote directory using sshfs and I can't save files using gedit, while saving same file using vi works. Changin permission to o-r (640) allows gedit to save files OK. Is there a way to ...
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Using autofs with sshfs: “no such file or directory” error

After following instructions on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Autofs, I am able to mount directory via sshfs as root, however, autofs doesn't work for me. My auto.master contains /media/sshfs ...
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Automatically mount/umount sshfs on vpn-up and vpn-down

this problem is really frustrating me. I have the following script to mount/unmount a sshfs upon a vpn connection (vpn-up) and vpn-down. I have this script in /etc/NetworkManager/dispatcher.d/ ...
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How can I mount a ssh folder in Ubuntu

I am trying to mount a ssh folder in my Ubuntu account. I tried following this page: http://howto.blbosti.com/2010/09/mount-a-remote-ssh-folder-in-ubuntu-cmd-and-gui/ but when I do (replace with my ...
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Synchronize SSHFS mount with local filesystem

I've got a directory called "secure" that I mount on my laptop via sshfs whenever the server is in reach. While this server is in reach I want to keep it in two-way sync with a directory called ...
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SSHFS mount does not work on startup using fstab

While I am able to mount a folder from a remote server using mount folder the entry in fstab is giving Connection reset by peer: I have the following in my fstab sshfs#username@remote:/folder/ ...
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trying to use sshfs on ubuntu

i'm trying to use sshfs on ubuntu. i have root access on the server i'm trying to connect to. but everytime i try to connect using my ubuntu laptop, the message i get is the following: ...
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sshfs no write access [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to avoid using sudo when working in /var/www? I am trying to use sshfs to mount an remote directory so that I can change the files like local. My problem is that i ...
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How to monitor website stats from the terminal?

is there any way to monitoring the stats from my own website .. like example.com .. just via our terminal without installing plugins .. so we can see real time visitor and bots came and go at website ...
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Using ACLs with SSHFS

I've been working on setting up a home fileserver for my family. I use samba over the LAN and SSHFS for anyone connecting via the internet. So far samba is working perfectly and SSHFS works, but ...
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SSH filesystem (sshfs) with indirect access

Say I have ssh access to machine "foo": me@local: ssh user1@foo And from there i can access "bar": user1@foo: ssh user2@bar With this setup, is there any way I can use sshfs to mount in my local ...
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Nautilus freezes if mounted SSHFS-Device is unreachable

Using SSHFS to mount remote file systems in the user space, I have the problem that all instances of Nautilus use to freeze, if one of the mounted hosts is unreachable. That problem occurs with ...
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Can't use HG through a mounted directory

I have a repository on my development server whose directory I have mounted using sshfs. I've synced up my uid/guid and seem to be able to execute/edit files as usual on said directory, as if I had ...