[Zope] WebDAV overview

Johan Carlsson johanc at easypublisher.com
Wed Oct 1 16:45:03 EDT 2003

Lennart Regebro wrote:
> I'm looking into WebDAV support, and I'm a bit lost.
> More specifically, I can open a document with OpenOffice, but if I save 
> it, nothing happens, the document doesn't get updated. I've been trying 
> to figure out what happens in Zope, and what methods take care of this, 
> but I have yet to come up with nothing useful.
> Can anybody give me or point me to an overview of the WebDAV support in 
> Zope?

What object do you use? Custom class or regulare File objects?
What happens in the PUT method?

You might want to keep an eye on what's going on
int the parents __bobo_traverse__.
If the id is wrong for any reason it might be intepreted as a new 
objects trying to be added.

What klient do you use. In Windows I would advise agains trying to
debug anything with MS WebFolder, get WebDrive or possibly TeamDrive
instead. For other platforms I'm lost :-)

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