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Questions tagged [sshfs]

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

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can't mounf sshfs usiong fstab, input/output error

I currently have two servers in my home, and used sshfs in fstab for a long time without any issues. However, when i recently installed new server, and tried to just copypaste the fstab line with ...
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sshfs “reset by peer” after new installation of server OS

I'm trying to mount a drive from my work PC to my home PC using the command below: sudo sshfs -o allow_other home_username@home.ip:/ /mnt/home-pc This command was working fine before. However, I've ...
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How to have sshfs disk without auto-mount?

When i have partitions on local disk they appear as not-mounted. i can mount them in any program (krusader, nautilus) and then i can access them in all programs. I want to have the same for sshfs. I ...
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fuse: bad mount point `/mnt': Transport endpoint is not connected

I needed to locally edit remote files on my server, so I tried to mount the whole remote file system (/) on my local system with SSHFS like so: $ sshfs username@domain.com:// /mnt -p 22 Then it ...
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Create custom mount/unmount entry for nemo/nautilus “devices”

sshfs mounts are shown under "devices" in Nemo and Nautilus, together with this eject/unmount button. The eject/unmount button never works. When I go to the terminal and sshfs something into my home ...
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sshfs: Mount a volume using sshfs as a readonly directory

I don't understand how this solution worked for everybody who wanted to mount a volume as a read-only directory using sshfs. Everyone suggest using the 'ro' option. I did that, but the files in the ...
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I can ssh to the server but sshfs gives me 'no matching cipher found: client arcfour server aes128-ctr,aes192-ctr…'

I can ssh to the server, but sshfs fails with the read: Connection reset by peer error. I have checked all the cases pointed out in this AskUbuntu question, the user is in the fuse group, ...
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How to write to mounted server ussing sshfs -o?

I am connecting to a server using ssh where I login in through the terminal to access everything using the terminal. Furthermore, I mount the data to my laptop using sshfs -o. My main problem is that ...
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Using sshfs on C accessed via A and B

The current set up I am working with requires me to ssh onto a machine C by first ssh-ing into A and then into B. Something like this: ssh [username]@[university].com # Machine A ssh [department] # ...
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sshfs empty the source path with -o nonempty

I came across a strange mistake, I have some data on machine1 at /temp/user1/data/ I want to share it with another machine2, so I created same directory as mkdir /temp/user1/data/ then on ...
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mounting server dir to local dir

How can I mount server dir to local dir using the following command: sshfs -o follow_symlinks I have a hard time to configure it. Thanks
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SSHFS recognised SSH Key, still asks for password

I had no problem using sshfs and autofs and my server was doing OK. I am mounting my backup server as a drive on my actual server. But suddenly I noticed it is no longer mounting the backup drive. ...
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sshfs: How to mount / to local with normal user ssh-login

I want to backup my ubuntu-server to local storage with borgbackup in "pull-style" via sshfs as described here: borgbackup examples -search page for ("pull" style)- . I configured passwordless ssh-...
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cannot restart when sshfs active

As the subject says, when sshfs is being used, which is pretty much all the time, I can't stop or restart ubuntu on my dell xps 13 laptop. Any ideas?
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SSH vs SSHFS on local and public net

I can reach my webserver (193.6.179.x) via ssh but sshfs does not work. If I place the server on the local net (192.168.137.x) both work. Why? I am not using firewall, at least I do not know about it. ...
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How to connect storage to web server with sshfs?

I started to installed a vmware web server. The server first was in the local lan. (192.168.137.200) At this time I could attach (mount) a sshfs folder to the server from the host machine (192.168.137....
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SSHFS not connecting at login using .profile - connection reset by peer

I'm trying to create an sshfs connection when I login, so I have added a call to a script within the ~/.profile which runs the sshfs command. Here's the script that is called: !/bin/bash sshfs ...
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Automounting sshfs-share via fstab

I am automounting a share for a user in fstab like so: user@192.168.1.123:/home/user/ /home/user/Server/ fuse auto,user,_netdev,reconnect,uid=1000,gid=1000,IdentityFile=/home/user/.ssh/id_rsa,idmap=...
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Unmount SSHFS from Nautilus (with umount)

I can mount an SSHFS like this: sshfs -o idmap=user SSH_HOSTNAME:/ ~/mountpoint Now it's nicely displayed in Nautilus like a removable device with an eject button. On clicking that button though, I ...
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removing files after sshfs

l used the following command : sshfs vincet@remote_server:/home/code /home/my_code_remote_server After that if in my laptop l do the following : rm -rf /home/my_code_remote_server Am l going to ...
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Unable to mount sftp drive using sshfs - could not open builtin file

I'm trying to mount sftp drives to my box (Ubuntu trusty - yes I know its old) however I'm getting an issue whenever I try Output from sshfs command fuse: device not found, try 'modprobe fuse' ...
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How do I specify SSH options for SSHFS?

I had originally asked this as a follow-up question here. Unfortunately, there haven't been any replies so I am posting it as its own question. According to the documentation, you are supposed to be ...
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modprobe fuse error trying to set up sshfs, can't install fuse-utils and similar to fix

I am trying to use sshfs to mount a directory (from an institutional cluster) onto a (virtual, created by proxmox) host computer. On my host (running xenial, as root user). I install sshd apt-get ...
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Using SSHFS to Mount Remote File Systems Over SSH, but no write permissions on mounted files

I am using SSHFS to mount some files from a debian machine to my laptop which runs ubuntu 16. sudo sshfs -o allow_other,port=2222,default_permissions,nonempty,IdentityFile=home/alex/.ssh/id_rsa alex@...
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Mounting a webcam from one computer to another over local network

So I have this python application on my laptop that needs to use the webcam, or more precisely the /dev/video0 folder. Now this application needs to use the GPU, and my laptop is not powerful enough, ...
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access sshfs directory with gui

I mounted a remote directory on my computer and it seems fine - I can cd to it or open an editor from the terminal and see all the files etc. But when it try to access it from the gui menu access is ...
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Cannot mount anything in a particular local directory using sshfs

I use sshfs to mount a remote directory locally. I use Xubuntu 16.04 inside a VirtualBox virtual machine. Yesterday, while everything was mounted, I saved the state of the virtual machine and closed ...
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use systemd to mount sshfs

I am running Ubuntu Core on my Raspberry Pi and I would like to connect to map a drive connected to a local server. On other devices I use the sshfs to map this drive locally and it works. However ...
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Cannot read file on filesystem mounted through fstab sshfs

I am trying to ensure that certain files in a mounted filesystem are readable to at least one non-root user. However, at the moment, even root user is not able to read these files. Here is my ...
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sshfs with config entry and/or ProxyCommand?

I have been playing with the ProxyCommand in my config files on any devices I take away from home so that I don't have to open ports through my new DD-WRT NAT to connect to machines behind the ...
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How do i mount my android's filesystem over the network with sshfs?

How do i mount my android device over the wireless network with sshfs so that I can access it's files trough my file explorer or terminal?
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How to directly edit my Ubuntu server files from my desktop Ubuntu [closed]

I am accessing my server (Ubuntu based) from my local Ubuntu using terminal. I would like to open files on the server using my local application (for example, Sublime editor). Could anyone help me in ...
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Help setting up sshfs

I'm trying to sort out file sharing on my 16.04 PC and have been advised to use sshfs. From the wiki I'm trying to follow the instructions but not getting very far. I've installed sshfs and checked ...
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Bashing Script within a Script

I wrote a little script which allows me to connect two a couple of servers via SSHFS. The script sets the variables or puts in defaults if nothing is entered i.e. SSH port 22. I want to create a ...
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Starting a bash script after gnome-keyring-daemon but before gnome-encfs?

I need to mount an sshfs after gnome-keyring-daemon becomes available (i.e. not in my .profile & presumably after /etc/xdg/autostart/gnome-keyring-ssh.desktop has completed (however I have a doubt ...
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How to overcome SSHFS error “Software caused connection abort” during copying files

I'm experiencing same problem on two different computers, running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I am copying from server (also 14.04) over SSHFS large amount of data and files (few gigabytes). One computer is ...
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Secure way to use GUI to ask for network password when using sshfs?

I have a folder which is stored on a remote server and which is mounted locally using sshfs. Obviously, this requires a password to log on to the server. I would like to get a gui to prompt me for ...
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Unable to write to SSHFS folder

I've mounted a file system under SSHFS that I previously was using with NFS4 without issues. user@server:/mnt/a/folder /mnt/folder fuse.sshfs defaults,default_permissions,_netdev,allow_other,uid=...
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“fuse: bad mount point No such file or directory” but the file exists

My system is 32-bit so this answer doesn't help me. I am trying to use sshfs to no avail: $ sshfs -o IdentityFile=/home/aventinus/.ssh/id_rsa [name]@X.X.X.X:/data/[folder name]/[folder name]/ /...
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mount drives at boot failed

For mounting sshfs I have a shell script: #!/bin/bash sshfs -o allow_other user@ip-address:/remote/path /local path If I run the script after I boot up the server, it will mount, but it won't mount ...
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Ubuntu doesn't run the program which is added to the startup

I have to re-login to make it works, and do it every time I turn on my computer. This is the command which I have added to the startup.
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How to prevent SSHFS mount freeze after changing connection after suspend?

I am using SSHFS with reconnect attribute. It works fine, when I suspend notebook and start it again. But problem is when I take notebook somewhere - meaning different IP and different connection (...
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fuse: unknown option `defer_permissions'

The following error is given when trying to connect to a remote host using sshfs on Ubuntu (16.04 LTS): fuse: unknown option `defer_permissions' after using the command: sshfs -o allow_other,...
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sshfs giving “remote host has disconnected”

I am trying to mount an sftp connection into a folder using sshfs with the following command which throws an error. ~$ sshfs admin@example.com:/ testfo remote host has disconnected The same error ...
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16.04 Quicklists SSHFS Mount Problem

I have a launcher that looks like this... [Desktop Entry] Name=Mount Options Comment=Mount Utility (Unmount by Default) Exec=sh -c "sudo umount /media/*" Icon=/usr/share/icons/nouveGnomeGray/48x48/...
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How to mount directory from vagrant box on local FS using SSHFS?

I want to mount the / of the vagrant box on to the local fs using sshfs. the command i used was sshfs hadoopuser@192.168.0.106:/ . The authenticity of host '192.168.0.106 (192.168.0.106)' can't be ...
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SSHFS - auto reconnect

I have an SSHFS mount that I can connect using the command line: echo myPassword | sudo sshfs user@home.address:/ /media/NAS -p31337 -o workaround=rename -o password_stdin -o allow_other which seems ...
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Use sshfs with ssh-agent and/or kwallet

I am using sshfs with a password protected key pair to mount a remote folder using a shell script. I am also using ssh in that script. Every time I start the shell script I get a password request on ...
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Mount an ssh file system automatically after network connection has been established and after login

I use the following command to mount a file system over ssh: sshfs mother:/netvol /netvol This uses a public/private key pair for authentication, one that resides within my home directory. As such, ...
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How to use mv to move a file between two partitions

I have two partitions of an external drive mounted on computer A. A's "media" folder is then mounted using sshfs on computer B. On B I can move files between the two partitions in the file manager. I ...