78.4 SSH File System
20210913 Using your ssh connection to a remote server
you can mount from the remote server’s file system to the local
host. In the example below we connect to user kayon’s account on
host theano accessing their remote directory
~/mnt/safron/. The destination directory (
here) must already exist locally.
sshfs kayon@theano:/media/safron/ ~/mnt/safron/
Note that if the source on the remote host is a symbolic link to the actual device, be sure to include the terminating backslash.
To un-mount the file system:
fusermount -u ~/mnt/safron
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