FUSE for macOS
FUSE for macOS
4.1.0

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FUSE for macOS

30 March 2021

Extend native file handling in OS X (was OSXFUSE).

Overview

FUSE for macOS (was OSXFUSE) allows you to extend OS X's native file-handling capabilities via third-party file systems. It is a successor to MacFUSE, which is no longer being maintained.

As a user, installing the FUSE for macOS software package will let you use any third-party file system written atop FUSE for macOS or MacFUSE, if you choose to install the MacFUSE compatibility layer. As a developer, you can use the FUSE for macOS SDK to write numerous types of file systems as regular user-space programs. The content of these file systems can come from anywhere: from the local disk, from across the network, from memory, or any other combination of sources.

This package will install the runtime and development components of FUSE for macOS. Please note that no FUSE for macOS-based file systems are included in this package.

What's new in FUSE for macOS

Version 4.1.0:
  • Add support for building macFUSE on Apple Silicon.
  • Add native Apple Silicon support to the updater and uninstaller. macFUSE does no longer require Rosetta 2 on Apple Silicon Macs.
  • Drop support for macOS 10.9, 10.10 and 10.11. Installer packages that are built on Apple Silicon Macs do not work on macOS versions before 10.12 due to the use of SHA-256 signatures instead of SHA-1 signatures.
  • Fix auto_cache file modification detection. In case auto_cache is enabled the kernel extension watches out for remote modification time changes. If a remote change is detected, the file's cache is invalidated. We need to make sure not to invalidate the file's cache in case the modification time changes due to local writes.
  • Remove file name length check in lookup. This improves support for non-latin languages. File names are passed in NFD form and might therefore be longer than their NFC representation. The NFC representation must not be longer than 255 bytes.
  • Add support for dark mode to installer plugin.
  • The license has changed. Starting with the 4.0.0 release, redistributions bundled with commercial software are not allowed without specific prior written permission. This includes the automated download or installation in the context of commercial software. Please contact Benjamin Fleischer.
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boxcody
boxcody
Oct 8 2019
3.10.3
4.0
Oct 8 2019
4.0
Version: 3.10.3
This version is not working with the newest macOS update Catalina 10.15.
DRNash
DRNash
May 15 2019
3.8.3
0.0
May 15 2019
0.0
Version: 3.8.3
The current version is 3.9.0, which was released on 3 May (i.e. 3 days before the supposed update to 3.8.3 on MacUpdate)
RogerKatz
RogerKatz
Sep 24 2017
3.7.0
0.0
Sep 24 2017
0.0
Version: 3.7.0
The current version is 3.7.1
OhEssex
OhEssex
Sep 26 2016
3.5.2
0.0
Sep 26 2016
0.0
Version: 3.5.2
Yay - *finally* a stable (non-beta) release in the version 3 realm!
AlVarnell
AlVarnell
Jul 27 2016
3.4.1
0.0
Jul 27 2016
0.0
Version: 3.4.1
As others have been pointing out, Fuse v2.8.3 is the release version. Version 3.4.1 is still a developer preview and probably not something the average user should be trying.
Gazman
Gazman
Jun 5 2016
3.3.3
0.0
Jun 5 2016
0.0
Version: 3.3.3
Can I use this to make NTFS drives read/writable on El Capitan? If so, how? Thanks
berend-van-berkum
berend-van-berkum
May 31 2016
3.3.2
5.0
May 31 2016
5.0
Version: 3.3.2
Just installed the latest stable release from osxfuse.github.io on El Capitan. Mind to enable the MacFUSE compatibility, MacFUSE itself will not work. Installed sshfs too and macfusion is working again. I would not install this version (3.3.2 beta), just use latest stable version 2.8.3.
Derekcurrie
Derekcurrie
May 24 2016
3.3.1
0.0
May 24 2016
0.0
Version: 3.3.1
NOTE that the current public release version of OSXFUSE is 2.8.3. The version 3 series is so far a 'Developer Preview' and is NOT intended for general use. That includes version 3.3.1. Visit the developer's website for v2.8.3.
Djefis
Djefis
Apr 9 2016
2.8.3
4.0
Apr 9 2016
4.0
Version: 2.8.3
Seem to be read only.
Macintosh-Sauce
Macintosh-Sauce
Jan 29 2016
2.8.3
0.0
Jan 29 2016
0.0
Version: 2.8.3
Question here... I am running OS X 10.11.3 and Windows 10 Pro (using Boot Camp) on my MacBook Pro. I'd like to be able to transfer some music files over to the Windows side from the Mac side. Will OSXFUSE let me do this without damaging the Boot Camp installation? Thanks!
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  • Intel 64
  • ARM
  • OS X 10.9.0 or later
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