Apache WebDAV and LDAP HOWTO

Saqib Ali


Revision History
Revision v1.1 2001-11-29 Revised by: sa
Revision v1.0 2001-11-01 Revised by: sa
Initial public release.

This document instructs how to install, configure, run and maintain a finely-tuned Apache-based WebDAV server.

Table of Contents
1. Introduction
1.1. Copyright and License
1.2. What is WebDAV
1.3. How does WebDAV work?
1.4. What do we need?
1.5. Assumptions
1.6. Opinions and Suggestions
2. Installing WebDAV services
2.1. Pre-Requirements
2.2. Pre-configuring Apache
2.3. Configuring and Installing mod_dav
2.4. Installing and configuring mod_auth_ldap
2.5. Configuring and Installing Apache
3. Configuring and Setting up the WebDAV services
3.1. Modifications to the /usr/local/apache/conf.httpd.con
3.2. Creating a directory for DAVLockDB
3.3. Enabling DAV
3.4. Create a Directory called DAVtest
3.5. Restart Apache