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
- Remove obsolete task working set cache handling - When mounting a volume with the noubc option the kernel extension used to set the noexec flag for the mount in order to also disable the task working set page cache on disk. However, since the task working set mechanism has been removed in Mac OS X 10.5 the noexec flag is no longer needed.
- Ignore vnode name cache hits when
- OS X 10.5 or later