Mount Remote Volume With SSH On Mountain Lion


I needed a way to a way to mount a php project on a LAMP stack running Ubuntu in vmware. I didn’t want to jump through the hoops of setting up WebDav, so I found a way to mount the volume using ssh.

Here’s a great article that guides you through the process. Getting the ssh mount to work on Mountain Lion takes additional steps that require terminal commands, but it’s worth the extra time.

I’ve been using this method for mounting the volume through ssh for about a day now, and appears that the macfusion agent has stopped. This in turn makes it impossible for a user to create new mount points or use existing ones. I tried this command in the terminal ( ampersand makes the agent run in the background, otherwise the command will stay active the in terminal window):

/Applications/ &

One Response so far.

  1. Mckinley says:

    Good article. I am going through some of these issues as well..

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