Installing WebDAV server

Fokke Nauta fnautaNO at
Wed Sep 7 19:28:03 EDT 2011

"Piet van Oostrum" <piet at> wrote in message 
news:m2zkigartn.fsf at
> "Fokke Nauta" <fnautaNO at> writes:
>> INFO:DAVServer.fshandler:get_data: d:\webdav not found
>> XXX --- [07/Sep/2011 11:57:48] - Mozilla/5.0 UJindows NT 5.1; rv:6.0.1>
>> Gecko/
>> 20100101 Firefox/6.0.1 - "GET / HTTP/1.1" 404 -
>> XXX --- [07/Sep/2011 11:57:52] - Mozilla/5.0 <Uindows NT 5.1; rv:6.0.1>
>> Gecko/
>> 20100101 Firefox/6.0.1 - "GET / HTTP/1.1" 404 -
> From the log it looks like you are trying to access the server with the
> url:
> http://localhost:8008/ or something similar.

Yes, I do.

> This won't work as you would try to access the root of your webdav
> directory in this way (i.e. D:/webdav). The webdav server can only serve
> files, not directories, so you would have to access
> http://localhost:8008/somefile.txt where somefile.txt is a file in
> D:/webdav.

OK, thanks. I am not familiar to WebDAV.
I tried. Got something different (at least something happened):
"Setuptools version 0.6c9 or greater has been installed.
(Run " -U setuptools" to reinstall or upgrade.)"

Wasn't able to find yet.

> This only applies to acces using a browser. If you access the server
> through a webdav-aware client (for example the Finder on Mac OS X, or
> probably the Windows Explorer) it can serve the contents of the directory.
> -- 

Thanks. I am just trying to use a calendar with a webdav server. I don't 
have any experience with that.
Simply using my browser to try it out.


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