Mounting remote folders with sshfs
This tutorial will show you how to mount a remote folder, that you can access through sftp, on your local filesystem.
First you will need to set up your ssh connection to work passwordless. Read this if you don’t know how.
Install sshfs to your system and add your user to the fuse group.
sudo apt-get install sshfs sudo adduser $USER fuse
Open /etc/fstab and append the following line (yes it is oneline)
sshfs#[email protected]:/remote/path/folder /local/path/to_mount fuse comment=sshfs,noauto,users,exec,reconnect,transform_symlinks,BatchMode=yes 0 0
To mount execute:
To unmount execute:
fusermount -u /local/path/to_mount to unmount.