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Re: Where is an open source example of using webdav to seamlessly access and version files?

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 20:10:25 +0100
Message-ID: <403BA1A1.7010306@gmx.de>
To: Charlie Smith <SmithCW@ldschurch.org>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

Charlie Smith wrote:
> Is there available anywhere an open source example of using webdav to retrieve
> files through a browser and seemlessly work with them using a client application
> - word perfect or ms word.  Then, be able to save these files with same type of
> interface one would experience as if saving to local disk?

I'm not sure about what you're looking for. If you use MS Office, you 
can open/modiffy/write back resources on a WebDAV server out of the box. 
If the server happens to support DeltaV and autoversioning, this will 
work automatically as well.

For OpenOffice, there may be a few issues with autoversioning DeltaV 
servers, as (last time I checked), OpenOffice does not lock resources...


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