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RE: DAV and Microsoft Web Folders

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006 15:50:34 +0100 (MET)
To: "Gillen, David S" <david.gillen@pnl.gov>
cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.64.0601201542210.4900@gnenaghyn.vaevn.se>

On Thu, 12 Jan 2006, Gillen, David S wrote:

>
> I did a little snooping around, and noticed that Jigsaw does not add the 
> MS-Author-Via header to its response messages.  This header is not part 
> of the WebDAV standard, but is included in many WebDAV server 
> implementations to be compatible with Microsoft clients.  I added the 
> header to my own copy of the Jigsaw source, and bingo!  Jogsaw started 
> working with Microsoft WebDAV clients.  Any chance of including this 
> header in a future release of Jigsaw, or making it a configurable 
> option?

Hum, indeed this header is present in the WebDAV I set up for myself.
Another issue, when you use password protected zone is the fact that one 
component may send username\machine as the username. There is a "lenient" 
flag in the AclRealm in the AclFilter to cope with that.

For the MS-Author-Via: DAV header, the best way is to add on the DAVFrame 
of the root document a HeaderFilter
with "header-name" -> MS-Author-Via
and with "header-value" -> DAV
all other option unticked.
Thanks,

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Yves Lafon - W3C
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