AW: [Zope] Webdav and winword
Fri, 30 May 2003 17:57:56 +0200

The alternative is Microsoft Sharepoint Portal Server, which I wanted to

What is the cause for the Problem?


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Von: Andreas Jung [] 
Gesendet: Freitag, 30. Mai 2003 16:41
Betreff: Re: [Zope] Webdav and winword

Hi Volker,

this is a known problem because M$ does not follow the Webdav specs and we
were not able to find a workaround yet. Consider using Webdrive as an


--On Freitag, 30. Mai 2003 15:40 Uhr +0200 wrote:

> He folks,
> I try to create a folder in Zope for some folks with winword for 
> shared documents. I thought we could use webdav to access those files 
> and edit them... But each time I open a file from within winword vi 
> the webdav port, winword opens the file in read-only mode.
> If I create a new file and save that multiple times, everything works 
> fine. Sometimes I even can open the file in read-write mode and than 
> suddently I can only open them read-only. I checked in "WebDAV Lock 
> Manager" but the file is not locked.
> Any Ideas or hints for debugging ?
> Regards,
> Volker Wend