An assortment of code examples with the intent of solving specific tasks using the VFS API. Once you finally figure out how to do something with VFS, post a recipe here for others to use.
Extracting from Tar files
ExtractAndDecompressGzipFiles - Here is a two phase example. It illustrates multiple access schemes contained in the name parameter of FileSystemManager.resolveFile(String name).
Simple SFTP file downloader
SimpleSftpFileDownload - Here is an example for getting files that match a filename pattern from a remote system using the VFS protocol.