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Re: Interaction of WebDAV with HTTPS and problems opening files

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2006 18:05:54 +0100
Message-ID: <43C68C72.5010702@gmx.de>
To: Ian Stokes-Rees <i.stokes-rees1@physics.ox.ac.uk>
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

Ian Stokes-Rees wrote:
> Hi,
> I have WebDAV setup on a linux apache server with HTTPS.  I am 
> encountering a strange situation which is that I can map the WebDAV 
> folders onto a Windows computer and then view and copy files from that 
> web folder onto the local system, but I cannot directly open the files. 
>  The "open" option does not exist, and double clicking does nothing. 
> Dragging and dropping files or CTRL-C/CTRL-V (copying them to the local 
> system) works fine and then the files can be opened.
> Is anyone aware of the cause of this problem?

This may be by design. What is your default browser?

 > ...

Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 12 January 2006 17:08:04 UTC

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