Ubuntu 12.04
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Configure WebDAV2012/07/10

Here is the example to configure WebDAV.
[1] For example, Make a directory [security] that group is 'security' under /home, and it makes possible to connect to WebDAV directory only by SSL.
aptitude -y install libapache2-mod-encoding
mkdir /home/security

chown www-data. /home/security

chmod 770 /home/security

vi /etc/apache2/conf.d/webdav.conf
Alias /share /home/security
<Location /share>
   DAV On
   Options None
   AuthType Basic
   AuthName WebDAV
   AuthUserFile /etc/apache2/conf.d/.htpasswd
   <LimitExcept GET OPTIONS>
       Order allow,deny
       Allow from 10.0.0.
# IP address you allow

       Require valid-user
a2enmod dav* encoding

Enabling module dav.
Considering dependency dav for dav_fs:
Module dav already enabled
Enabling module dav_fs.
Enabling module dav_lock.
Enabling module encoding.
Run '/etc/init.d/apache2 restart' to activate new configuration!
htpasswd -c /etc/apache2/conf.d/.htpasswd pangolin

New password:
# set password

Re-type new password:
# confirm

Adding password for user pangolin
service apache2 restart

* Restarting web server apache2
... waiting ...done.
It's a config of WebDAV on client PC (Windows 7). Install WebDAV Clietn and use as an example.
(1) Download CarotDAV from following site and Install it.
After installing, start CarotDAV and click 'Add' button and select 'WebDAV' like follows.
(2) Input any name in 'Setting Name' field, and for others, input URI, user-name, password set in [1].
(3) Following warning is shown because SSL certificate is own original one, it's no ploblem, Click 'Ignore' and go next.
(4) Just accessed.
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