1. Server A Have access to Server B via ssh
  2. Server A Will be mounting /data/ in server B to /remote in Server A

Requierment Installation

yum install epel-release yum install sshfs fuse fuse-libs

make sure fuse was avaiable from kernel

lsmod | grep fuse

probing driver kernel

modprobe fuse

Manual Mounting

create folder in local remote (Server A)

mkdir -p /remote

as a root user mounting :

mount -t fuse.sshfs root@serverB:/data /remote

as a user, example vagrant check uid and gid

id vagrant


uid=1000(vagrant) gid=1000(vagrant) groups=1000(vagrant)

mounting :

mount -t fuse.sshfs -o delay_connect,_netdev,user,idmap=user,transform_symlinks,reconnect,identityfile=/home/vagrant/.ssh/id_rsa,allow_other,default_permissions,uid=1000,gid=1000 userB@ServerB:/data /remote

Automatic Mounting

add line in /etc/fstab

userB@ServerB:/data /remote fuse.sshfs delay_connect,_netdev,user,idmap=user,transform_symlinks,reconnect,identityfile=/home/vagrant/.ssh/id_rsa,allow_other,default_permissions,uid=1000,gid=1000 0 0


mount -a


df -h