Mounting sftp in centos 6

Posted on 2012-09-06
Last Modified: 2012-11-11
I am new to Linux and would be very appreciative if someone could shed some light on the following.

I am having trouble mounting a folder located on mac os x server 10.5.8 onto my centos 6 Linux box.

i can see the mac server in the GUI on my centos box under networks and can traverse the file structure to get to the folder i need mounted. I have tried to create a symbolic link to it but when i move it onto he desktop of the Linux box the link doesn't work/breaks.
I am finding it difficult to find a command that will allow me to mount the file location which i have found by right clicking the folder then properties sftp://

Thanks in advance
Question by:RiccardoQuest
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    Thanks for that A*
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    Glad to be of help :-)
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    If it support creating launcher on Desktop here's what you can do:

    1. Right click on Desktop
    2. Create Launcher
    3. There will be a dropdown list
    4. Paste your command, eg : sftp://
        Give a name for your launcher and change the Icon if you want
    5. Save it


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