Trough my work I had have a need for remote folders/files; so when it is possible I am using sshfs to mount remote things.
create a mount folder:
mount remote folder:
get to work!
unmounting remote folder:
or you can use the following, but I prefer the first one:
Note: if you want to enable access to ather users use the allow_other option:
janos ujvari @October 11, 2008