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#33685
Posted: 06/17/2015 02:34:31
by Alain  (Basic support level)
Joined: 04/22/2015
Posts: 14

I'm encountering a problem in which when I connect to the WebDAV drive. it creates a folder named "webdav", this folder is not existing on the account. this does not occur on the sample code.

the codes I used on my application is the same as the sample code.
#33686
Posted: 06/17/2015 02:57:01
by Eugene Mayevski (EldoS Corp.)

If the issue doesn't happen in the sample and happens in your code, then something *is* different. Unfortunately we can't say what you have in your code that causes the ghost folder - you should find it yourself.


Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski
#33698
Posted: 06/17/2015 21:28:37
by Alain  (Basic support level)
Joined: 04/22/2015
Posts: 14

I found the problem. it seems if you have an extra "/" at the end of the URL of the webdav, it creates the folder.

https://sample.dav.com/remote.php/webdav/ <--- wrong

https://sample.dav.com/remote.php/webdav <-- correct
#33699
Posted: 06/18/2015 01:00:28
by Eugene Mayevski (EldoS Corp.)

Thank you very much for sharing your findings!

This sounds reasonable, as the first URL denotes a directory.


Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski

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