Fixing group permissions in sshfs via OSXfuse

Mac OS X

Vinh Nguyen


January 28, 2013

One could mount SSHFS partitions on a Mac OS X system via OSXfuse and MacFusion to access remote files securely as if the files were stored locally. However, group permission seems to not be preserved (get a permission denied message). This post shows how one could fix it by using the -o defer_permissions options.