Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 474153
Connect to WebDAV(HTTP) reports HTTP Error: Moved Permanently
Last modified: 2015-03-03 17:33:39 EST
Description of problem:
Connecting to password protected WebDAV(HTTP) repository gives "HTTP Error: Moved Permanently". Works fine in Firefox and a Windows WebDAV client (EnginSite Datafreeway).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Currently using nautilus-220.127.116.11-1.fc9.i386 although it's been broken since F9 was released.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. I have set up a WebDAV repository that you are welcome to use for testing. First, in Gnome panel, go to Places | Connect to server...
2. Choose "WebDAV (HTTP)"
3. For server, enter "files.wavestore.com"
4. For folder, enter "fedora"
5. For user name, enter "fedora"
6. Hit connect.
7. For password, enter "fedora"
Error dialog displays "Can't display location "dav://firstname.lastname@example.org/fedora" - "HTTP Error: Moved Permanently"
Should open a nautilus view showing the folder contents (and did in my previous installation which I believe was Fedora 7 - think I skipped from 7 to 9).
You can prove the repository is there by navigating to files.wavestore.com/fedora in a web browser and entering the username and password "fedora/fedora".
Try adding the following lines to the webdav server:
BrowserMatch "^gvfs/0.2.5" redirect-carefully
BrowserMatch "^gvfs/1.0.3" redirect-carefully
Then restart the httpd server.
The former fixes connections from Fedora 9 gvfs for me and the later should fix Fedora 10 (but I've got other problems there).
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