mount_ftp [-o mount_options ] [ftp://][ username : password @] ftp_server : port_ num [/ pathname ] mount_point
Mounts FTP archives as filesystem volumes .
Takes - o options as listed in the mount manpage .
The login name to use with an FTP server that requires authentication.
The password to use with an FTP server that requires authentication. Note that specifying this option on the command line exposes the password in a process listing.
The hostname or IP address of an FTP server.
The port number on which the server offers FTP service.
The path to the directory you wish to access on the FTP server, relative to the site's default FTP root directory (e.g., /Library/FTPServer/FTPRoot on Mac OS X Server). Defaults to / .
The directory on which the filesystem will be mounted. It must be an absolute pathname.