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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Is Samba the right choice for me?

we have a distributed application which uses large amounts of content (all kind of files). There are several servers that need to access the content. Right now the content is stored on each server ...
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SVN Web-dav isn't asking for authenication

We are running a Ubuntu 9.10 server with Web-Dav to host an SVN repository. Here's my dav_svn.conf settings for it: <Location /svn/myrepo> DAV svn SVNPath /home/svn/myrepo ...
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Webdav troubleshooting on Mac OS X

Are there any tools/instructions/pointers about how to troubleshoot webdav problems on Mac OS X? Any secret mount options, undocumented webdav module logging, anything? What I usually do is to ...
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What's the best free WebDav service out there?

Question says it all: there must be one that stands a head-and-shoulders above the rest...which is it? I've got a few bits of software that would like to store syncable data on a WebDav server...
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Remote file access

We're needing to provide remote (read/write) access to a number of files on our network to several users (some technical, some non-technical) who will be running Windows. The non technical users will ...
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Copy file to WebDAV via Command Line on Windows 2003

I need to copy a file from a Windows 2003 server to a WebDAV folder (on the same server, if it matters). This operation will be performed via a batch script executed via Scheduled Tasks. I've ...
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Restricting Access to Multiple SVN repositories hosted via WebDAV

I need to create and operate a number of student SVN repositories, and create some fine grained access controls to prevent students from cheating while allowing instructors to access the revision ...
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OSX 10.5 Finder friendly WebDAV server for linux?

Does any know (with authority) of a OSX 10.5 Finder-friendly WebDAV server? I setup lighttpd with the *mod_webdav* on my Ubuntu 9.04 box, but PUTs are not working. I'd rather not rotate through all ...
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Windows file explorer using port 80 (webdav) instead of 445 (samba smb cifs) for UNC path

I have a Windows 7 Ultimate x86_64 machine, which is failing to access a network samba server. I launch the "Run" dialog, and type in \\192.168.x.x so I am bypassing DNS and NetBIOS name resolution, ...
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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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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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Subversion: Secure connection truncated

I'm trying to set-up a subversion server with apache2/webdav access. I've created the repository and configure Apache according to the official book, and I can see the repository in a webbrowser. The ...
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Authentication in Apache2 with mod_dav_svn

I'm having some trouble setting up authentication in Apache2 for a SVN repository that's being served using mod_dav_svn. Here is my Apache config for the directory: <Location /svn> DAV svn ...
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using ftp or webdav?

if i want to mount remote folders in my mac and use them as a local one, should i use webdav over ftp? basically, i have read that webdav is better than ftp (old protocol). does this mean that i ...
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Apache WebDAV: Howto set authentication for share; w/ calendar support (Outlook, Thunderbird, Webapp)

I'm looking for a way to share a calendar for different platforms via a Linux Debian server which runs Apache 2.2.16 with WebDAV (mod_dav, mod_dav_fs) support. So far I use for the basic ...
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Apache require user does not stop other users from access

I have created a subfolder and wanted to restrict its access to a certain user ("michael_mayer"). # User Michael Mayer Alias /michael_mayer /var/www/webdav/users/michael_mayer <Directory /var/www/...
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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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Using a MySQL users table in subversion

I'm currently starting to work for the first time on setting up a small ubuntu server that has mysql and subversion. I have never set up a server before and I am doing it for a professor. Currently I ...
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Apache 2 WebDAV, server trash folder?

I've just started experimenting with WebDAV under Apache 2.2 on CentOS 5. It works well although the Windows WebDAV client is clunky and nowhere near as seamless as it should be. When a user deletes ...
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files from subversion repo mounted as DAV, get zeroed out shortly after writing

I have a subversion repo with "SVNAutoversioning on" which usually allows webDAV clients to make changes to files without a checkout-edit-commit cycle, and this works well for some subset of the ...
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Can't push to git remote repositories

I'm having trouble pushing my code to a git remote repository from my localhost. This problem only appears for repositories that were initially created with remote urls that are system directories (...
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“Directory index forbidden by Options directive” when deleting or renaming folders through webdav

I am trying to delete folders through webdav but all I get is 403 on the client and "Directory index forbidden by Options directive" in the Apache error log. I enabled "options indexes" for the folder ...
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Any way to map WebDAV with SSL as network drive in Windows XP?

I'm trying to map WebDAV with SSL as a network drive in Windows XP. (I've been at this for several hours) I can read the share just fine using a browser and with Network Places, but it refuses to ...
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WebDAV mapped drive asking for username and password

Since we migrated domains we're having problems with mapping a drive using a WebDAV connection in our login script. It's a simple net use x: \\server.domain.com\folder Which used to authenticate ...
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WebClient service always at “stopping” state

The WebClient service always at "stopping" state. Of course the service itself does not work (I cannot access sharepoint folders using their UNC paths, for example). Tried rebooting - the service ...
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How to enable web-dav with shared hosting?

I provide shared web-hosting for my customers. PHP works with fast-cgi, ftp access is also no problem. But how do I enable web-dav for my customers? Every customer has its own uid and gid. Apache uses ...
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Apache 2.4 and WebDAV on Ubuntu 14.04, files uploading without slash

This issue is similar to Apache 2.4 webdav uploads without slash in filename, but the solution specified there has not worked for me. Basically, I have enabled mod_dav and mod_davfs, but the ...
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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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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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SVN DAV only lists parent directory via HTTP

I'm configuring SVN DAV via Apache2 using the following configuration: <Location /svn/> DAV svn SVNParentPath C:\svn_repository SVNListParentPath on Allow from all ...
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WebDAV user permissions on a per file basis

My team and I are building a webDAV server using Apache 2.2. We have run into an issue with user permissions. We have it currently set up so that user permissions work for folders on the server but ...
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WebDAV / website with LDAP permissions

In IIS, (virtual) folder permissions can be set to NTFS ACLs on the folder so that filesystem permissions become prominent on the web. In that way it becomes relatively trivial to set up a site where ...
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Webdav, WS2008 R2 Web edition and IIS 7.5

I can see this is rapidly becoming a FAQ. Something is preventing me from accessing a shared folder via Webdav. Here are the steps taken so far: 0. Hosted machine has two IP addresses, 2 sub-domain ...
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WebDAV “PROPFIND” exception in IIS due to network share?

We're finding continuous exceptions in our event viewer on our live box to the following exception: Process information: Process ID: 3916 Process name: w3wp.exe Account name: NT AUTHORITY\NETWORK ...
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Run FTP server on port 80 along with web traffic

I have IIS running two sites + IIS virtual folders (w3root) on a win 2k3 server. I wondered if there were any way to also piggyback FTP traffic on that pipe by using port 80 on the ftp server. How ...
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How do I enable HTTP-DAV in Apache?

I'm trying to enable HTTP-DAV on Apache (httpd.x86_64 2.2.3-43.el5.centos) running on CentOS 5.4. I have the following relevant entries in my httpd.conf LoadModule ...
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Is SVNParentPath recursive?

I would like to give students SVN repositories, and separate them by project, so that commits to one project don't increase the revision number in unrelated projects. Then I'd like to group them into ...
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Strange Apache Webdav situation (OSX Will connect, Ubuntu will not)

So basically my situation is that I have an Apache 2.2 webserver running on Linux on another box, and I have it configured to serve up webdav. Now here's the weird part, I can access the server just ...
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OwnCloud - Slow Transfer Rates - Unsolved Bug?

I recently setup an OwnCloud server. However, after installing the Sync Client I get very slow transfer rates. I might do 1GB a day. Is this just an issue with WEBDav protocol? I've read that there ...
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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 ...
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Filename Case issue with over WebDav

We are accessing SAMBA shared directory from a Windows Client with WebDav client WebDrive. But we are having the issue that it is showing same contents in both the directories ( data/ & Data/ ) ...
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configure apache/webdav readonly for user x, read/write for user y

I'm using Apache 2.2 on RHEL 6.x. I can get webdav setup as readonly for user x or readwrite for user x but can't figure out how to make it read only for user x and read/write for user y. I just have ...
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Git through https

When I clone a repo with git clone https://username@domain.com/directory or when I push to it with git push origin master Git asks me for a password, how I can automatically provide the ...
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Accessing SharePoint DavWWWRoot from Windows Server 2008 R2

We have a SharePoint internal corporate web site and I'd like to publish some PDFs to it automatically with Task Scheduler. Currently we do this by hand. From my Windows 7 Enterprise desktop computer ...
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rsync to unmounted webdav share

if I want to transfer files to a webdav share, can I do that directly to the server that the share originates from, or does it need to be mounted on the machine that I send the rsync to? The thing is, ...
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subversion on apache - checkout failed: 405 Method Not Allowed

I try to setup subversion on an apache server. I followed this guide: [http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Subversion][1] If I try to checkout afterwards with Tortoise SVN a project I get the following ...
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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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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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from svn to git (+ LDAP + password-less updates + passworded access control)

We have an SVN setup and there are some things we dislike about it and some things we like about it. We want to move to git, but we're not sure exactly what setup will work for us. We're currently ...
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SSL on Apache seems to significantly affect WebDAV performace

I'm using Apache 2.2 running on Windows Server 2008 R2 as a WebDAV server for clients to upload large media files (roughly 100-2000MB). I am finding that when I have SSL enabled (openSSL 0.9.8o) and ...