Installing WebDAV server
fnautaNO at SPAMsolfon.nl
Thu Sep 1 06:30:43 EDT 2011
"Dennis Lee Bieber" <wlfraed at ix.netcom.com> wrote in message
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> On Wed, 31 Aug 2011 14:18:00 +0200, "Fokke Nauta"
> <fnautaNO at SPAMsolfon.nl> declaimed the following in
>> I also configured config.ini in D:\Python27\WebDAV\PyWebDAV\DAVServer
>> In this file it says:
>> "# Auth Database Table, Must exists in database prior to firstrun
>> # Create User Database Table and Insert system user"
>> I created in MySQL a database called webDav.
>> I can create a table called User, but how many fields?
> After looking at the config file.
> I presume you have specified the MySQL username/password
> (personally, and out of paranoia, I'd create a webDAV user/password that
> only has access rights to the specified webDAV database).
> Next, if you'd read further and didn't take the comment as the
> instruction. set
> to tell the server this is the first time it is being run - IT WILL
> create the database table (after the first start, reset the flag to 0 to
> speed up later runs).
It didn't create the table. The database kept empty.
> Later in the config file set
> to enable the use of MySQL, and set the admin user/password to what you
> plan to have it use.
> You probably want to set
> (maybe after first run)
I left this to 0.
> Oh, and don't forget to set the main data directory and any
> port/host changes.
I left host and port as they were. The main directory is e:\wwwroot
> Start the server - it should connect to MySQL, create the table, and
> add the admin user to the table.
I started the server with server.py (in
D:\Python27\WebDAV\PyWebDAV\DAVServer) -D e:/wwwroot -m -c config.ini
The seems to work as I get a login screen in the browser.
Later on I changed the ini file:
# disable auth
noauth = 1
# Enable mysql auth
No login screen anymore but I got an error message "fshandler:get_data:
e:\wwwroot not found"
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