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From James Chase <ja...@chasecomputers.net>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] webdav not authenticating on apache 2.2.3 - centos 5
Date Thu, 21 Feb 2008 02:00:37 GMT
Ugh! That was it. Thanks for catching that error. I knew it was 
something simple that would make me look like an idiot   =o)

On 2/20/2008 6:05 PM, Devraj Mukherjee wrote:
> Hi James,
>
> Not sure if this is the cause but it seems you are providing a
> directory name in your location tag where as a Location tag excepts a
> URL path.
>
> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/core.html#location
>
> Thought it might be worth pointing out.
>
> On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 7:47 AM, James Chase <james@chasecomputers.net> wrote:
>   
>> I've been trying to get webdav to work with apache for a little while
>>  now and I must be missing something. Currently I just have the
>>  directives like this
>>
>>  <Location /var/www/html/dav/>
>>         DAV on
>>  </Location>
>>
>>  I just want to verify that webdav actually works. When trying to map the
>>  location with Windows XP it asks for a username/password which I don't
>>  understand why it should? I also tried a program called "Webdrive" and
>>  it was unable to connect and gave this error when authenticating as an
>>  anonymous user:
>>
>>  "Unable to connect to server, error information below
>>
>>  Error: HTTP Error response received from server, erorr=405 (4516)
>>  Operation: Connecting to server
>>  Server Response: 405 Method Not Allowed"
>>
>>  I tried the litmus test on the centos machine and got this:
>>
>>  "[root@linux james]# /usr/local/bin/litmus http://192.168.1.8/dav/
>>  -> running `basic':
>>   0. init.................. pass
>>   1. begin................. FAIL (Could not create new collection
>>  `/dav/litmus/' for tests: 405 Method Not Allowed
>>  Server must allow `MKCOL /dav/litmus/' for tests to proceed)
>>  <- summary for `basic': of 2 tests run: 1 passed, 1 failed. 50.0%
>>  See debug.log for network/debug traces."
>>
>>  The directory permissions look fine...owned by apache:apache and 775
>>
>>  Before this I was using a .htpasswd file and had authentication on in
>>  the apache directives but the usernames and passwords I added to the
>>  file would not work. It had the exact same problem I have now. I'm sure
>>  it's something simple and I'm an idiot -- I just can't figure it out   =o(
>>
>>
>>
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