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Re: Editing/saving remote (dial-up) files?

From: <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Tue, 17 Aug 1999 13:02:54 +0200
Message-Id: <199908171102.NAA26226@tahiti.inrialpes.fr>
To: Eddie Maddox <emaddox@sihope.com>
cc: Amaya Mail List <www-amaya@w3.org>
In-reply-to: Your message of Mon, 16 Aug 1999 13:37:33 -0400."
             <Pine.BSI.4.05L.9908161211320.19523-100000@unix2.sihope.com> 
> The online help doesn't provide enough help for this:
> 
> What is the precise format for specifying a remote (dial-up/ppp to ISP)
> file name to open, edit, and then save to?
> 
> I can specify "http://www.sihope.com/~emaddox" to load my web page. I then
> edit it and save it to a _local_ file using "Save as...".
> 
> But, I cannot figure out how to specify a remote file name to edit and/or
> save to directly. So far all I get is *** Thot: Irrecoverable error ***.

You need to have a server that supports the PUT method.
In that case the "Save" or "SaveAs" commands should work with an URL
http://host/path/filename

> 
> ------------------
> Eddie Maddox
> emaddox@sihope.com
> 
> 
  Irene.
Received on Tuesday, 17 August 1999 11:43:51 UTC

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