Map users UID while mounting a file system over ssh / sshfs / fuse
Posted on: 05/02/2011 10:25 AM

Go2Linux published a small tip about mapping the users UID while mounting a file system over ssh / sshfs / fuse

Map users UID while mounting a file system over ssh / sshfs / fuse


You can use sshfs, to mount a remote file system on your local computer over ssh, then you can work with it as it were your local file system (provided you have enough bandwidth :) ).
But you may run into permissions problems, to solve that, use the option idmap
Mounting remote file system over ssh, and mapping users



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