How To Set Up WebDAV With Apache2 On Ubuntu 9.04 - Page 3

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Submitted by falko (Contact Author) (Forums) on Tue, 2009-10-20 16:36. ::

7 Configure A Linux Client (GNOME) To Connect To The WebDAV Share

If you want to connect to the WebDAV share from a GNOME desktop, go to Places > Connect to Server...:

Select WebDAV (HTTP) as the Service type, type in the Server ( in this example) and then the Folder (webdav). Do not fill in a User Name yet because otherwise the connection will fail. Click on Connect afterwards:

Now you are being prompted for a user name and password. Type in test along with the password, then click on Connect:

You might get the following error...

... but at the same time the WebDAV share should appear on the desktop, which means you can ignore the error:

Double-click on the icon to open the WebDAV share:


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Submitted by irenka (not registered) on Mon, 2010-08-09 01:00.

Thanks a lot for this tutorial.

Is it possible to set up webdav for share folders also with remote computers  (out of the internal net, trough internet?)

Thanks in advance

Submitted by osmonitor (not registered) on Wed, 2010-08-11 03:42.
Thank you for your message and i have known what should i do now.It helps me a lot~~Thank you very much~~
Submitted by Anonymous (not registered) on Tue, 2010-02-16 05:12.
Thanks for the great how-to. I have been struggling for a day trying to get webdav going. And by using your tutorial, I was able to finally get it working!!! Thanks!