Endorsement of a wonderful tool: SSHFS
christopher.rob.jones at cern.ch
Sat May 23 00:13:44 BST 2009
>>> r sftp:. What do I gain from sshfs?
>> It mounts the remote file system like another file system, so is
>> *completely* transparent to all applications. fish: or sftp: only
>> from within konqueuror and certain KDE apps. Anything can use
>> sshfs. I
>> tend to use mostly at the command line... ;)
> I think it was obvious I understood that
Sorry, wasn't to me.
> nevertheless, that doesn't add
> anything useful with KDE apps that handle kio slaves, but does
> require extra
> steps. I already use nfs and cifs mounts in some situations, but I
> prefer to avoid them if I can just use a kio slave.
kio slaves are limited to KDE apps. To me thats enough of a
limitation. emacs is my editor of choice and it works great with sshfs
but of course knows diddly squat about KDE.
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