Mount remote Linux hard drive

Posted on 2012-08-23
Last Modified: 2012-09-10
Hi Everybody!

I've installed a new Debian 6 to be used as Backup Server.
I would like to mount other linux folders into this server, in this way I can check others servers disk space, copy files and other functions.

The other O.S. are Debians too.

Anyone can help me with this issue?


Bruno Hiriart
Question by:multilinecc
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    Expert Comment

    Read the man pages/google for nfs, crontab and rsync.

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    Accepted Solution

    I use sshfs to securely mount remote drives/directories to my computer.

    On Ubuntu, it's the sshfs package and a few dependencies.
    You mount the drive by:

    The drive/directory is unmounted by:
    fusermount -u MOUNTPOINT

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