Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning is an extension to the HTTP/1.1 protocol that allows clients to perform remote Web content authoring operations.

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How to get custom WebDAV server working with MS mini-redirector

I wrote a custom WebDAV server that authenticates users from a database and serves a virtual file system based on records from a database. It is working well with 3rd party WebDAV clients but does ...
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SVN with WebDAV stopped working after Apache upgrade

I have just upgraded my Ubuntu 12 server to php 5.5.7 which in turn automatically upgraded my installation of Apache to 2.4.6. After the upgrade my previous installation of SVN running with WebDAV has ...
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Hidden WebDAV folders not hidden when mounted in Windows

Is there a specific setting for Apache to hide folders that are not readable by the current user? While i'm well aware this feature is perfectly working when using a Browser to list directories, it ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 w/ Remote Desktop Services very slow mapping WebDAV sharepoint drive

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 standard with Remote Desktop services enabled (5 user license, but generally only one or two people are using it). The user maps a drive to a sharepoint server, using ...
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Securing Apache (WebDav - File upload)

Just a note, I have been a programer for years but always had a real sysadmin to take care of the servers, with my newest job, that is up to me, so this may seem simple, but I'm doing by best to ...
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How do I enable WebDAV write access in WebSphere Portal 8.0?

As an administrator in WebSphere Portal 8.0, I can access and modify theme-related files with a WebDAV client connected to http://servername:10040/wps/mycontenthandler/dav/fs-type1. I now want to ...
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IIS 8, webdav and windows file shares

We are looking to use a webdav server to publish some internal file shares and would like to use the established security on these shares for publishing. The environment is Win 2012/iis8 I've read ...
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Nginx, check for request method without using IF?

I am trying to optimize my Nginx config but ran into an issue I don't know how to fix. I have a folder /images on my server from which I deliver various static files for a website. The same folder ...
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What does AuthForwardServerList do?

A bit of context, we have several Windows 7 clients connected to an LDAP backed Samba PDC. We also have a Zimbra 8 server that authenticates off the same LDAP. When users logon to the Windows 7 ...
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Share .iso files on CentOS for remote mounting anywhere via Internet

I have a remote computer suppport business and we have the need to remotely mount .iso files on a client machine from time to time for use to grab driver updates and so on. We own a huge server on the ...
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Share exact Gb via webdav

How can i share exactly e.g. 5 Gb via WebDAV for a user without partitioning? I would like to do it for 20 users so every user would get different 5Gb personal space. The operational system is ...
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Accessing Webdav on Windows Server 2008 R2 with XP

We have IIS 7.5, with webdav enabled, installed on our file server (FS1). We have multiple Virtual Directories. When trying to connect to 2 of the VD's through network places on XP machines it says ...
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Mount WebDAV as drive in Windows 8

I'm trying to mount a WebDAV share as a drive on Windows 8. I've tried setting up WebDAV server on both Windows 2012 and Debian Linux, but both yield the same error when attempting to mount from ...
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Serve an external Webdav resources form IIS

I can connect to an external webdav resource after installing from Windows Server after installing the windows desktop experience witch in turn installs the webdav client. I see the webdav folders ...
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Outlook, Webdav Calendars, and Internal DNS

I wish I knew a better way to title this problem, so if anyone can think of a more appropriate title, please let me know. I've been banging my head on this problem for a little while, and usually I ...
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Nginx webdav is not showing files/folders with special chars

I have Nginx with WebDAV module working and everything is right, except the files or the folders that contains any square brackets ] or [. That files/folder are never showed in the list. I never had ...
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Can I configure webdav users dynamically from a web application?

I would like to offer a solution that allows direct editing of documents hosted on my web application. I understand that WebDAV can be used to achieve such a task as Microsoft office can open and save ...
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WebDAV client on windows 2008R2 running slow from scheduled script

I have a rather unexpected situation here. I have a small application that connects to a WebDAV server (Sharepoint) using the standard WebDAV windows client (WebClient service, part of the "desktop ...
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WebDAV Incorrectly Opening PHP Files

I'm not sure if this is the right StackExchange site to ask this on, but I think it's the closest related to the topic. I'm running a WebDAV server using Apache's mod_dav on Linux (Ubuntu). I've ...
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Webdav rewrite REMOTE_USER allways empty

I am trying to rewrite an url according to the authenticated user. But REMOTE_USER is always empty. Authentication works. I am quite puzzled here... am I missing something? RewriteEngine On ...
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WebDav with Apache 2.2 - Simply won't work

I configured a WebDav directory but it won't work. This is my configuration: # Load WebDav Modules LoadModule dav_module modules/mod_dav.so LoadModule dav_fs_module modules/mod_dav_fs.so # DavLock ...
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WebDAV on server exposing ZFS data from another server

Is it even possible to have WebDAV server hosted on one computer and its pulling the "data" (folders and files and all) from another server? Something like so: CentOS Proxy ...
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Getting HTTP Error 500 with IIS 7.5 for a specific webdav subdirectory

I have the following configuration. Some Websites in IIS one of them with a virtual directory. This virtual directory is configured as webdav which is fully functional without any problems. This ...
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After svn switch - (405 METHOD_NOT_ALLOWED) or (500 Internal Server Error), why?

I have recently (today!), moved my SVN repository to my own server. I am having trouble checking out from my new repo and also updating my current working copy to use my new repo (which is a svnsync ...
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vhost setup for multiple SVN repositories on same server

I have 2 svn repos on my EC2 instance. They are located in /ebs/svn/repo1 & /ebs/svn/repo2. I have created a domain alias svn.mydomain.com, to point to the parent directory of above (/ebs/svn). ...
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Managing Apache to Compensate for WebDAV's Security Masking

When a user creates a file via WebDAV, the default behavior is that the file is owned by the user and group running the Apache process, with a umask of 022. Unfortunately, this makes it impossible ...
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Best practice to link with WebDAV, as FollowSymLinks doesn’t allow to show symlinks

Symbolic links are a widespread practice on linux to make a ressource (e.g. directory) available in another location without having to maintain several copies of it. This is implemented in many ...
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nginx webdav server with auth request

My nginx.conf: location ~ ^/api/(.*)$ { alias /home/username/apidav/$remote_user/$1; client_body_temp_path /var/www/path/; client_max_body_size 50m; dav_methods ...
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Prevent Apache from deleting files on 500 error

I have the following problem when using Apache 2.2.16 running on Windows Server 2008 R2: I have the server configured as a WebDAV server for automated client software to upload files to. However if ...
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Can samba authentication be coupled to file encryption? What about WebDAV?

I'd like my NAS (Buffalo LinkStation Pro running Linux 2.6.31.8 #1 Fri Jun 8 11:07:30 JST 2012 armv5tel GNU/Linux) to share an encrypted filesystem to the Windows clients as transparently as possible. ...
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WebDAV over SSL - Cannot access folders - no errors in logs

I am running a CentOS server on Amazon EC2 and have WebDAV, Apache, and mod-ssl installed. I tested my current configuration first through port 80 and was able to connect to the dav without a hitch. ...
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Accessing personal folders from iPads using WebDav on Lion Server 10.7

I am setting up Lion server so users on an Active Directory network can access webdav folders from iPads. I have got this working fine when accessing a shared multi user folder. I want users to also ...
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Shared folder mounted on OSX: NFS, WebDAV or AFP?

We are trying to figure out how to best mount a network share on OSX machines (only). We went with WebDAV initially which does what expected but it's extremely sluggish. Also the Finder seesm to have ...
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MKCOL 405 and LOCK 500 on git push (error: cannot lock existing info/refs)

I'm having some troubles setting up a Git server with apache. Here is my gitrepo.conf: DavLockDB "opt/local/apache2/var/DavLock" <Directory /opt/local/apache2/htdocs/repo> DAV On Deny ...
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Doing two rewrites with apache and rewrite module together with webdav

I'm trying to setup a WebDAV server which uses the username for redirecting to a private DAV directory. In each private directory there's also a folder named SharedFolder. The idea is that when the ...
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Apache 2.4 webdav uploads without slash in filename

I have webdav running on apache 2.4.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS virtual host config: ServerAdmin test@test.com ServerName test.com ServerAlias www.test.com ErrorLog ...
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How can I setup webdav server using SSL on a Mac (Lion)?

How can I setup webdav server using SSL on a Mac (Lion)? Thanks in advance!
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Does WebDAV even work on IIS 7? I say nay

AKA "When developers have to be their own sysadmins" I've tried every configuration from the top 10 stack overflow and server fault results for WebDAV 405 on IIS (for verb PROPFIND and PUT). I'm ...
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Get WebDav uploading progress and status (Linux, davfs2)

I am using WebDAV on Linux box with davfs2 1.4.6. When I copy a file to a mounted WebDAV service, it is goes rather fast, just like a regular local drive operation. And it actually is, because the ...
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Need to Transfer 390 GB of Data from Linux Server to Windows Machine [closed]

We want to transfer 300+ GB of data from a Linux Server to a WIndows Server. Can we use rsync (and if so, how would we?) to copy the files from the linux server to the windows file share? Or should ...
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How do I get WebDAV working?

I'm running 2008r2 and have IIS 7 installed along with the necessary WebDAV Publishing roles/features. I can connect internally within my LAN via mapping a network drive, providing credentials, then ...
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nginx public webdav server

Can you check the user group from a $remote_user? location ~ ^/dav/(.*)$ { alias /home/$remote_user/$1; auth_pam "Restricted"; auth_pam_service_name "nginx"; dav_methods PUT DELETE ...
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nginx inserting extra characters in Multi-status reply body

Here's the setup. I've got one server running apache/php hosting ownCloud. Among other things, I'm using to do CardDAV contact syncing. In order to make things work with my domain I have an nginx ...
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Cadaver with Kerberos: 401 Unauthorized

How to make Cadaver connect to a WebDAV server that uses Kerberos authentication? Usually cadaver http://localhost:8080/alfresco/webdav works, I can browse files, but on a network with Kerberos I ...
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Windows share through proxy

I have a Windows share and on a different subnet. The users on the user subnet can not see the server subnet, although there is a proxy server in place on the user subnet that can. All web traffic ...
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WebDav returns error 405 on IIS 7.5 and OS Win2k8

I have configured a WebDav application on IIS 7.5 with OS Win2k8. I created a local user of Server machine. But When i try to upload a file using my WebDav application it gives me error 405. I set ...
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Remotely copying files from WebDAV server?

My iDisk is about to expire, and I can access it through the WebDAV protocol. I own my own server, and I know it's possible to access my iDisk through WebDAV. I was wondering how I would go about ...
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mounting webdav as user (no sudo)

With FUSE it is possible to mount many things purely as a non privileged user. However, it seems that for webdav davfs2 is the preferred project, which appears to be a filesystem driver and uses the ...
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WebDAV Security and Hardening

What are the security ramifications that one should be aware of when considering using WebDAV? How does one go about securing it? What else should I know about it?
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IIS 7.5 returning 403 in WebDAV PROPFIND request

I am configuring an IIS 7.5 server for WebDAV. When the client application issues a anonymous PROPFIND request to read the directory contents, the server returns a 403 Forbidden status. I need it to ...