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How to unmount an encfs directory on linux?

Just because I always forget how to do it! Mount is easy: encfs SOURCE_DIR TARGET_DIRencfs SOURCE_DIR TARGET_DIR But because encfs is using the FUSE kernel module for creating the mount point for the encrypted directory you have to use: fusermount -u TARGET_DIRfusermount -u TARGET_DIR to unmount it again. Linux logic at its best!