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

From: Daniel L. Rall <dlr_at_finemaltcoding.com>
Date: 2005-09-10 07:31:10 CEST

On Fri, 09 Sep 2005, Max Bowsher wrote:
...
> Also, there is really nothing Office-specific, or Subversion-specific
> involved here. For *any* application which supports WebDAV shares only by
> treating them as network drives, there is no way to incorporate persistent
> locking. It it impossible to distinguish 'close-file-and-retain-lock', and
> 'close-file-and-release-lock' at a simple filesystem level. The only way to
> support persistent locking is by providing an enhanced client UI, which has
> a notion of explicit user 'lock' and 'unlock' operations, as well as
> 'open', 'read', 'write', 'close'.

I think Max just found the gist text to add to the documentation.

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