How to explore Android device files under FreeBSD ?

Kamila Součková kamila at
Sun Jul 14 13:43:08 UTC 2019

> I have used FUSE to download photos from my Android phone connected via
> a micro-USB to USB cable. Once connected to my FreeBSD box, I enabled
> MTP and I could use FUSE to access it similar to a digital camera.
>  From memory it was using the package 'fusefs-simple-mtpfs-0.3.0_4'.

This also worked for me, no issues. I ran

    sudo simple-mtpfs /mnt/phone

Remember to kldload fuse before. The phone must be in MTP mode for this.


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