Filesystem in Userspace (FUSE) is a loadable kernel module for Unix-like operating systems to make it possible to create userland filesystems, e.g. ntfs-3g.

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How to delete .fuse_hidden* files?

I have small Linux server (Debian Squeeze) which runs a Samba server which is configured to share some folders with some windows machines. While trying to delete one of the directories from windows I ...
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Why doesn't SSHFS let me look into a mounted directory?

I use SSHFS to mount a directory on a remote server. There is a user xxx on client and server. UID and GID are identical on both boxes. I use sshfs -o kernel_cache -o auto_cache -o reconnect -o ...
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SSHFS mount that survives disconnect

I'm using SSHFS mounts from my laptop to a central server. Obviously, the SSHFS mount is broken after a longer disconnect (eg. during suspend), cause the underlying SSH connection timed out. Is ...
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What is the potential for a FUSE mount to destabilize a Linux server?

I'm a sysadmin for a multi-user server, where students in our department have shell accounts. One of our users has requested that we install sshfs on it. I'm debating whether it would be wise to ...
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How stable is zfs-fuse 0.6.9 on Linux?

I'm thinking of using ZFS for my home-made NAS array. I would have 4 HDDs in raidz on a Ubuntu Server 10.04 machine. I'd like to use the snapshot capability and dedup when storing data. I'm not so ...
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/dev/fuse “permission denied” even when member of fuse group

I have a backup script scheduled on a Debian 5.0 x86 server, via sshfs. However, when I attempt to mount the remote directory, I receive: failed to open /dev/fuse: Permission denied ls -l /dev/fuse ...
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How to mount glusterfs inside a OpenVZ container?

glusterfs uses fuse to mount a glusterfsd volume, wich works fine on any hardwarenode without virtualization. But, I now try to mount the device inside a container glusterfs --debug -f ...
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zfs-fuse file permissions problems on CentOS/RHEL 5

I'm working with zfs-fuse as a way to provide filesystem compression on existing CentOS 5 servers. I'm dealing with a highly-compressible dataset (80%), so zfs-fuse comes in handy. I'm encountering ...
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How to force s3fs mount on boot

I'm using s3fs 1.33 on Ubuntu 9.10 x86. I mount it manually with this command: sudo /usr/bin/s3fs mybucket /mnt/s3/mybucket -ouse_cache=/tmp How can I force the mount on boot? I guess that I have ...
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s3fs: how to force remount on errors?

I use s3fs 1.33 on Ubuntu 9.10. Regularily it gives me errors like this: rsync: writefd_unbuffered failed to write 4 bytes to socket [sender]: Broken pipe (32) rsync: close failed on ...
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Umount stale glusterfs partition

I am using glusterfs on several Ubuntu servers: two of them are running glusterfs servers in replication mode. Without any clear error, the glusterfs partition became stale and the system shows this ...
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Mount a FTP(S) Server to a linux directory

I know i can mount over ssh/sftp/sshfs using FUSE, but can the same work with FTP/FTPS? the aim is to mount a FTPS server to e.g. /databackup I cant use SSH/SFTP/SSHFS as the host of the other ...
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AUFS missing in Redhat Fedora, is there an alternative way of stacking directories?

I can't find Aufs in Redhat's Fedora, or any other stackable filesystem for that matter. It seems this is due to relabelling limitations of SELinux. Is there a way to achieve similar without ...
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How to use Google Drive as secure storage on a linux server

since google dropped the price for storage recently I thought about using it at my storage servers too add storage capacity easily. What I found so far is the ability to mount the google drive into ...
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Is there an async FUSE filesystem for replication?

I have a low-power VIA x86 PC with one SATA port. I want to backup special files (ie: /var) from the SATA drive on this port onto a USB flash disk, but I don't want a RAID1 or fully-synchronous ...
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cloud hosted sync with free file system integration

I'm currently using wuala for remote storage / sync, and while I dislike their GUI greatly (and their poor support for headless systems), they have one amazing feature where a virtual disk (windows) ...
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Is it possible to import file system owned by a single user and export as multiple virtual volumes, owned by multiple users?

Is it possible to import a file system owned by a single user, (e.g. mounted via NFS) and export it again as multiple virtual volumes, owned by multiple users, where each volume is a folder on the ...
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FUSE mounted Google Drive (via google-drive-ocamlfuse) for Wordpress and permission issues

My objective is to use Google Drive to store media files for a Wordpress multisite using Fuse, and so far I am able to mount Google Drive with google-drive-ocamlfuse as root. I can mount the Google ...
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Gluster with s3ql mounted brick?

I am trying to test run Gluster with a volume consisting of two local bricks, the first being a plain directory and the second being a s3ql based mount. Having just the plain directory as a unique ...
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Any tricks for making sshfs authenticate only on write?

There is seemingly a trick for creating read-only sshfs logins with the read only attribute is enforced by the remote's ~/.ssh/authorized_keys file. You first create a program ~/.ssh/ro-sftp-server ...
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lsof gives warning for some daemon

lsof | grep /var is giving me following error lsof: WARNING: can't stat() fuse.gvfs-fuse-daemon file system /home/user/.gvfs Output information may be incomplete. what can be possible reason for ...
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Redhat | Fuse | SSH file system

I did manage setup and configure fuse and [sshfs][2] on my Redhat EL 5.4. But when I hit the sshfs it's out put an error sshfs: error while loading shared libraries: libfuse.so.2: cannot open shared ...
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mounting webdav as user (no sudo)

With FUSE it is possible to mount many things purely as a non privileged user. However, it seems that for webdav davfs2 is the preferred project, which appears to be a filesystem driver and uses the ...
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IO performance with a FUSE mount [duplicate]

Is there any way to measure performance on a FUSE-based mount that is mounted via long-running executable (no device is used, nor /etc/fstab entry added)?
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Possible to mount an ext4 partition image via FUSE?

I'm attempting to mount an ext4 partition image in userspace. (no sudo, no special config/permissions modification to /dev/loop0 or /etc/fstab etc). So I'm hoping FUSE will come to the rescue. ...
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Why is mount -a not mounting fuse drive properly when executed remotely (via Fabric)?

This is a weird bug and I'm not sure where it's coming from. Here's a quick run down of what I'm doing. I'm trying to mount a FUSE drive to an Amazon EC2 instance running Ubuntu 10.10 using s3fs ...
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Mounting fuse sshfs fails when invoked by Cron on FreeBSD 9.0

I have a remote server filesystem that I'm attempting to mount locally on a FreeBSD 9 machine via FUSE sshfs, and Cron for a backup routine. I have ssh keys between the boxes setup to allow for ...
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FUSE >= 2.8.4 RPM for CentOS

Is there a known source for CentOS RPMs that provides FUSE version 2.8.4 or later? The latest I can find is 2.7.4 from EPEL.
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fstab: Email address as curlftpfs username

I want to mount a ftp share via the fstab file but my username is an email address. How do I enter this in the fstab? john@example.com:foobar@ftp.example.com, ...
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Mount an FTPS server to a linux directory (but get Access denied: 530 error)

Im trying to Mount FTPS to a directory but it doesn't seem to work... I can do this: lftp -p 990 user:pass@10.10.10.1 It will connect fine. But if I do this: curlftpfs 10.10.10.1:990 /mnt/test ...
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Getting errors running mount on Amazon Linux after installing s3fs (`MOUNT_2.22' not found required by mount)

Followed these instructions to install s3fs on Amazon Linux. It worked fine on one of my systems, however on a different system (following the same instructions) I am getting the following errors ...
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s3fs-mounted S3 bucket shows bad filesizes

Background: I have an Amazon S3 bucket with data uploaded using the AWS web interface. Now I need to give permissions-based access to paths within my buckets to FTP users. To do this, I'm running ...
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nfs export external harddrive

I am trying to export my external harddrive using nfs. The external harddrive has the filesystem of type fuseblk. Does nfs export support fuseblk type? if not is there any other way that I can mount ...
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Parallels Virtuozzo powered VPS with Plesk Panel and FUSE filesystems

I run a website in a VPS that is powered by parallels virtuozzo (and integrates with the plesk panel running on it I guess). Now, I've decided to mount some external storage, using cloud providers ...
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s3fs Input/output error

I'm trying to set up a backup system with s3fs and the Amazon S3 service. I followed this this guide and this guide. Tailing /var/log/messages I get: Aug 28 13:37:46 server s3fs:###response=403 I ...
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Strange ZFS hidden filesystem problem

Half of my ZFS filesystems are hidden in ZFS-fuse. Here's my story: So, I love ZFS. I used it for about six months on FreeBSD, but due to it crashing the kernel during heavy inter-filesystem IO load, ...
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Mount Google AppEngine as Windows Drive

The plan is to use Google AppEngine as closed cloud datastore, not for content delivery, for our cloud based Windows Server 2003 machines. How could Google AppEngine be mounted as a drive with a ...
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FTP/SFTP & Fuse web passthrough without using the web server's bandwidth

I'd like to serve files mounted from a remote file store using ftp/sftp using fuse on my web server without using the web server's bandwidth. The goal is to have the web server transparently serve ...
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fuse not working in centos 5.3 xen guest

I have a centos 5.3 64 bit XEN guest running on a 64 bit centos 5.3 XEN host. I'm trying to get sshfs installed on it but am running into some problems. I've installed fuse and fuse-sshfs from ...
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Mounting compressed filesystem using FUSE

I'd like to move some folders on my computer to a compressed read/write images, so I could get it to take less disk space on my machine (the folders contain some Mercurial and Git repositories). ...
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Forcefully Unmounting Filesystem

Okay, here's the deal: I used FUSE to mount a webdav endpoint as a filesystem. At some point it broke. Now, for the life of me, I cannot unmount it. Any time I try and interact with it in any way, ...
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Using Git as a means to sync zabbix instances

So in our environment, we are using a custom build of Zabbix as a monitoring solution. We have Zabbix deployed to four different sites, and would like to ensure that the build is consistent across all ...
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mount_afp on linux, user rights

I need to mount a remote filesystem on a linux box using the afp protocol. The linux box runs an old Debian 4. I downloaded the source code of mount_afp, compiled it and installed it with all the ...
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Access SSHFS Share with Apache/Python

I've got a bit of a complicated setup going on here, and, well, it's not quite working. I have a Python script that parses a directory for certain "attributes" in the directory name (how the script ...
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Is it possible to set the cache size for fuse and/or sshfs?

I can't seem to find something in the documentations. Is it possible to set the cache size for fuse and/or sshfs and if so, how?
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Compiling hdfs-fuse bundled with Hadoop

I am trying to compile the hdfs-fuse extension from Hadoop 0.20.2 on a machine running Fedora 14. Below are the packages I have installed: fuse-2.8.5-2.fc14.x86_64 fuse-libs-2.8.5-2.fc14.x86_64 ...
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Access FUSE mount (sshfs) in a Jenkins project build command

I'm trying to run some Jenkins projects that need access to a remote directory. I am trying to mount that directory via sshfs in another project that then triggers these dependent projects. The build ...
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SSHFS LOOKUP() errors

I'm newer in using sshfs. I realize that when I edit a file in sshfs mount point, the save command is very slow. I did put the debug option "-o debug", and this erros are showed at save command: ...
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Mounting EncFS with PAM at SSH login with password protected key

I'm running OpenSUSE 12.3 on a VM in the cloud and have an EncFS directory set up. I can mount it manually fine. I'm trying to have the directory mounted at SSH login, ideally only for the duration ...
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Fuse module for s3fs

I am trying to install the s3fs software. I however keep coming upon this error: $ sudo /usr/bin/s3fs bucketname /mnt fuse: device not found, try 'modprobe fuse' first $ modprobe fuse FATAL: Module ...