[Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Dethe Elza
Hi folks, Because many existing Windows programs understand FTP but not WebDAV, we're trying to create an alternative way to lock/unlock files when we FTP them. This could be a simple HTTP call (preferred) or XML-RPC. The documentation I've been able to dig up on Zope's DAV implementation

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Dethe Elza
Jeffrey P Shell wrote: When the WebDAV writelocking project was in its early stages, some debate went to whether the locking mechanism should be exposed to a higher level, and what that mechanism would be. Ultimately, however, it was decided that WebDAV writelocking would be kept

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Jeffrey P Shell
On Thursday, November 1, 2001, at 05:20 PM, Dethe Elza wrote: Because many existing Windows programs understand FTP but not WebDAV, we're trying to create an alternative way to lock/unlock files when we FTP them. This could be a simple HTTP call (preferred) or XML-RPC. The documentation

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Andreas Jung
See Lockable.py and LockItem.py. Andreas - Original Message - From: Dethe Elza [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Jeffrey P Shell [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2001 19:38 Subject: Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API Jeffrey P Shell wrote: When the WebDAV

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Dethe Elza
Andreas Jung wrote: See Lockable.py and LockItem.py. OK, I was confused and thought an object could serve as it's own lock (Java does something like this). So I need to create a LockItem. Is this class accessible from a DTML Method or should I be looking at an External Method? Thanks

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Jeffrey P Shell
On Thursday, November 1, 2001, at 06:53 PM, Dethe Elza wrote: Andreas Jung wrote: See Lockable.py and LockItem.py. OK, I was confused and thought an object could serve as it's own lock (Java does something like this). So I need to create a LockItem. Is this class accessible from a

Re: [Zope-dev] WebDAV API

2001-11-01 Thread Dethe Elza
Jeffrey P Shell wrote: On Thursday, November 1, 2001, at 06:53 PM, Dethe Elza wrote: Andreas Jung wrote: See Lockable.py and LockItem.py. OK, I was confused and thought an object could serve as it's own lock (Java does something like this). So I need to create a LockItem. Is