Mounting an FTP space ?
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Thu Mar 1 15:58:26 UTC 2007
On Thursday 01 March 2007 01:37, Never you mind wrote:
> On my Mac from the Finder I can select "Connect to server", give it the
> details of an ftp location and it will connect and display the ftp
> space as a drive on the desktop.
> Can I obtain the same sort of functionality using freeBSD and xfce
> desktop manager?
I haven't used it, but the sysutils/fusefs-curlftpfs should allow you to mount
an ftp location as a virtual filesystem. The desktop icon thing you'll have
to work out on your own, but it shouldn't be too difficult (a shortcut to
your chosen mountpoint should suffice).
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