Mount remote directory using SSHFS

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SSHFS (Secure SHell FileSystem) is a file system for GNU/Linux, BSD and other UNIX like OS that allows you to mount a remote directory in userspace (filesystem userspace) making use of FUSE and ssh. Once you mounted the remote directory you can do any operation over it as if it were a local DIR.

Install sshfs


$ sudo apt-get install sshfs

Enable EPEL repo

# yum install fuse-sshfs


$ sshfs [usuario@]host:[dir] access-point [opciones]

access-point = DIR where you will mount the remote DIR


$ sshfs flossblog

Further reading

– man sshfs

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