81.4 SSH File System
Using your ssh connection to a remote server
you can connect (technically, mount) folders from
the remote server’s file system to your local host. In the example
below we connect to user kayon’s account on host example.com
accessing kayon’s remote login directory
/home/kayon/ locally as
~/mnt/example/. The destination directory (
must already exist locally.
sshfs firstname.lastname@example.org:/home/kayon/ ~/mnt/example/
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/example
email@example.com:/home/kayon/ /media/example fuse.sshfs defaults 0 0
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