Problems w/ MacFUSE & SSHFS

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed Oct 20 16:20:37 PDT 2010

On Oct 20, 2010, at 18:13, Johannes Ruscheinski wrote:

> I just installed the macfuse and sshfs ports on a MacBook Pro running
> a 64-bit kernel.  After trying to mount a remote filesystem with
> sshfs, I got the following error:
> /Library/Filesystems/fusefs.fs/Support/fusefs.kext failed to load -
> (libkern/kext) requested architecture/executable not found; check the
> system/kernel logs for errors or try kextutil(8).
> the MacFUSE file system is not available (71)
> I then ran "port activate -f macfuse" and got:
> Error: port activate failed: Image error: macfuse @2.0.3_3 is already active.
> Any idea on what could be wrong?

Presumably the fusefs.kext is built for 32-bit only, and thus would not work with a 64-bit kernel.

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