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Re: [BUG] WebDAV doesn't work in Word

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke_at_gmx.de>
Date: 2005-09-09 15:00:15 CEST

nick vajberg wrote:
> --- Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> Branko ÄŒibej wrote:
>>> nick vajberg wrote:
>>>
>>>> P.S: Why does the lock expire after only 3
>> minutes?
>>>> This goes for locks aquired by any Office app, I
>>>> think.
>>>>
>>> You should ask the MS Office developers. The DAV
>> client sets the lock
>>> timeout when creating the lock.
>> Office sets locks with 180s timeouts, and refreshes
>> them in time (well,
>> most of the times). So what's the problem with that?
>
> For people who work mostly offline: big problem.
>
> Our plan was to: Get the lock, get on the
> plane/train/whatever, keep working, get back and check
> in and release the lock.
>
> Unless lock expiration can be turned off/ignored on
> the server, SVN locking is essentially useless for
> people on the move.
>
> I'm unable to find anything about this topic in the
> 1.2 online docs.

This has nothing to do with svn locking, but only with the client you
use (Office).

Best regards, Julian

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