Questions about the webdav protocol (that allows users to collaborate in managing and editing documents on servers) and applications that support it.

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In connect to server, there is no server type option in Ubuntu 14.04

I want to mount my box.com webdav into my Ubuntu 14.04, but when I clicked the “connect to server” option in my home folder, I guess there is supposed to be an option for the type of server I want to ...
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ln: the symbolic link “/documents” could not be created: The requested function is not implemented

Why I can't create a symbolic link in a webdav folder? In a normal folder is it working. ln -s /home/argonist/Dokumente/ ./Dokumente
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How do I download (not just mount) a Box.com-based folder?

I'm looking to completely mirror a folder, not just mount it. I've tried Cadaver and I've spent a good amount of time researching this. I also tried using the box-sync repo.
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WebDAV mount Apache2 (davfs2) r/w

I would like to webdav mount a folder served by apache2 read/write using davfs2. The latter works fine with other servers, but for with apache2. I see various behaviour with diffrent clients but ...
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gvfsd-dav stops while copying

I'm running 13.10 LXDE. Connecting to webdav via PcManFM works but when I try to copy/open files, to my system the process gvfsd-dav stops at some seemingly random point. How can I fix or debug this? ...
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Calendarserver 3.2+ on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am looking to install calendarserver (at least version 3.2) on an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS box. The box is a 64-bit box, and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu is installed. Can this be done, and if so, what is ...
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Phone Calendar & Addressbook synchronisation [closed]

The Jolla (Sailfish OS) Phone unfortunately does not support CalDAV/CardDAV synchronisation yet, but I would like to synchronise the GNU/Linux phone with my GNU/Linux Ubuntu (e.g. evolution calendar ...
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CardDAV supported address book

Is there a working addressbook in GNU/Linux that supports CardDAV, other than Evolution and lightning? - One that has desktop (applet) integration. Contacts does not support CardDAV. Or will that ...
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Auto mount webdav folder

I want to auto mount webdav folder with bash script. My server resources very pool so I have a memory problem about webdav. Therefore, I have to umount webdav folder for clear cache and memory. But, I ...
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Mount your Box account or sync a folder with it

I'd want Box Cloud storage as automatically mounted in Ubuntu or sync this with a folder in my Home. For the first one, I followed this tutorial but when I restarted I tried to mount but it says: ...
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Webdav stops working after a few seconds

With Ubuntu 13.10, I connect to two different OwnCloud installations and can browse for only a few seconds before it freezes the connection and stops working. When I try to reinstate the connection it ...
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Mounted WebDAV folder opens documents in read-only

I set up a WebDAV for my t-online-media center via davfs2 and the address via sudo mount -t davfs https://webdav.mediencenter.t-online.de /home/marc/Mediencenter in 13.10 Saucy Salamander 64bit. When ...
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Manually synchronize a webdav share with a local folder

I am running Ubuntu 13.04. I want to manually synchronize a local folder with a webdavs share. I can type Control-l in Nautilus (Files), type in the davs://user@myserver.com:port/ and mount the ...
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How to use dolphin to connect to my cloud storage?

I'm using Ubuntu, the desktop is KDE. I have Dolphin installed as the file manager. I want to know how to connect to my cloud storage at Nuevo Cloud through the Dolphin file manager. Is that possible? ...
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restrict auth user to ~/public_html

I have been searching for a solution in days now, and I cannot find it. And please understand that I have only been using Linux (Ubuntu) for the last two weeks. I am using apache with mod pwauth ...
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Making the whole filesystem accessible over WebDAV

I have a server which runs Ubuntu 13.04 and I want to access it using WebDAV (as SSHFS is too slow, and security isn’t that important in my case). I tried setting it up with Apache, but it didn’t work ...
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Connection error when trying to open a webdav server from a bookmark in Nautilus

Tonight I noticed a strange behaviour on a new machine I was preparing. On a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04.2, I used Nautilus to connect to a secured WebDAV server (my Synology NAS). When I use the ...
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Rebuild davfs2 with libneon27 instead of libneon27-gnutls

I can't connect to my office's sharepoint webdav with davfs2. According to http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=668968, it's a bug with the libneon27-gnutls instead of libneon27. How can ...
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File type in Nautilus when working with webdav

I'm on Ubuntu 13.04 64 bits and I've mounted two webdav "markers" to access GDrive and 4Shared accounts. That worked fine, but all files are of type "binary" and don't open correctly when double ...
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Permission denied error on WebDAV mount for two identical users

I have a (webdav share mounted as: server owncloud_folder davfs defaults,uid=fsi,gid=fsi,dir_mode=2775,file_mode=664 0 0 There are two users with the following gid/uids: uid=1049(tobias) ...
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Best way to connect to Webdav on Sharepoint with NTLM Authentication Ubuntu 12.10

I am currently trying to connect to a private Sharepoint workspace (on our intranet) using Webdav that uses NTLM using davfs2. However I am failing due to this bug: ...
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mount webdav fails on reboot

i've got a vhost running ubuntu 12.10. i installed davfs2 and edited my /etc/fstab file like the following: https://somedomain.de/webdav.php/somefolder/ /mnt/s02 davfs defaults 0 0 now mounting ...
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Change WebDav permissions for creating files and folders

Files and folders created through webdav are assigned www-data.www-data and permission 740. I've already added my user to the www-data group, but I'd like to change the permission to 770, so I can ...
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How can I use box.com to sync my home directory across machines?

Box.com does not support Linux, although there is a feature request with enthusiastic support. The comments to the feature request provide a number of ways to use Box with Linux, by mounting a WebDav ...
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How do I establish a WebDAV connection in Gnome 3?

In Nautilus from Gnome 3, the Connect to Server dialog is missing the Type field. How can I establish a WebDAV connection?
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Unable to mount webdav, no error messages

I' trying to mount a webdav service in Nautilus on Ubuntu 12.04. I originally had crash errors with tracker-miner-fs, but after updating to most resent build any attempt to connect still leaves me ...
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How do I use Ubuntu Backup (DejaDup) with Owncloud (WebDAV)?

I'm trying to use Ubuntu Backup (ie. DejaDup) with Owncloud. I have an account with Owncube and made a folder in my root called 'backup-computer1' where I want my backups to go. Under Settings in ...
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How can I set up Zotero to use Ubuntu one's storage instead of zotero.org's?

I use zotero to organize papers and sync between my home and work computers. I've got enough papers that zotero's 100MB free limit is looming. Is there a way to retarget zotero to use ubuntu one's ...
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How do I recursively copy/download a whole webdav directory?

When I attempt to copy a folder from a webdav server to a local disk using Nautilus, it copies what appeas to be a manifest file (xml with the directory listing etc..). With cadaver I get an empty ...
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How to Set Up Web Disk with Nautilus in Ubuntu 11.10?

I have a folder on my system (running Ubuntu 11.10) that I want to be synced to a directory on my personal server (running CentOS / Cpanel). This is how I am trying to achieve it... Set up a web ...
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How to fix WebDAV access in Nautilus? [closed]

In Lucid I could just by typing in the address bar. From Maverick onwards (Ocelot included), doing this or using the connect to server option, does not work for accessing DAV shares. So could someone ...
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Alternatives to Sunbird?

I have an ical file on my webserver, shared via webdav... Since Sunbird isn't supported anymore, what are the alternatives, aside from Thunderbird+Lightning (which I'd like to avoid, since I use ...
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Connecting to a secure webdav server through https

I'm trying to connect to a secure WebDAV server but I keep getting the error "org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply" DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible ...
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Recommendations for a WebDAV client

I am trying to get additional functionality from a school website that can allow multiple file uploads/downloads via drag and drop between the site's Resources folders and my personal computer via a ...
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Is it possible to use Ubuntu One with Webdav?

Is it possible to use Ubuntu One with Webdav ? In the Connect to server option. I didn't find a solution.
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How to link with a WebDAV application in Unity?

In Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick, I could go to the Places menu and click "COnnect to Server" to run a WebDAV server for my NextApp WebSharing Android application. But in Unity, I'm not sure how I achieve the ...
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WebDAV with Apache only working with Ubuntu client

WebDAV (via SSL) is configured on a VirtualHost on my root-Server. SSL is working fine with all clients and other applications running below this virtual host are working. Unfortunately WebDAV does ...
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Firewall Settings for Personal File Sharing

I have ufw set up to allow samba connections, but this does not seem to allow files to be transferred through Ubuntu's "Personal File Sharing" using the Public folder. The share can be seen, but not ...