fuse filesystem with SSH

  • install fuse on Ubuntu:
apt-get install sshfs smbfs
yum install kernel-devel
yum install --enablerepo=rpmforge fuse dkms dkms-fuse
  • make a directory and mount a remote file system on it
mkdir /music
sshfs -o allow_other root@sv.isnew.org:/backups/music /music
  • to unmount system
fusermount -u /music
  • to mount a samba/windows share:
sudo smbmount //sv/common /home/me/whatever -o username=Andrewf,uid=andrewf
  • information taken from: http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/8904
  • a useful article for fuse and NTFS: http://wiki.centos.org/TipsAndTricks/NTFS