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WebDav does not work (Did not find initial path)


When trying to access my WebDav server (nginx with WebDav configuration) I get simple Error dialog with text "Did not find initial path"

Log from nginx: - martin [10/Feb/2017:11:48:49 +0100] "PROPFIND /dav/kp HTTP/1.1" 207 576 "-" "okhttp/3.4.1" 0.000 <"<?xml version=\x221.0\x22 encoding=\x22UTF-8\x22?>\x0A<d:propfind xmlns:d=\x22DAV:\x22>\x0A <d:prop><d:displayname/><d:ge
tlastmodified/><d:getcontentlength/></d:prop>\x0A</d:propfind>\x0A" >"<?xml version=\x221.0\x22 encoding=\x22utf-8\x22 ?>\x0A<D:multistatus xmlns:D=\x22DAV:\x22>\x0A<D:response>\x0A<D:href>/dav/kp</D:href>\x0A<D:propstat>\x0A<D:prop>\x0A
<D:creationdate>2017-02-03T11:53:05Z</D:creationdate>\x0A<D:displayname>kp</D:displayname>\x0A<D:getcontentlanguage/>\x0A<D:getcontentlength>10958</D:getcontentlength>\x0A<D:getcontenttype/>\x0A<D:getetag/>\x0A<D:getlastmodified>Fri, 03
Feb 2017 11:53:05 GMT</D:getlastmodified>\x0A<D:lockdiscovery/>\x0A<D:resourcetype/>\x0A<D:source/>\x0A<D:supportedlock/>\x0A</D:prop>\x0A<D:status>HTTP/1.1 200 OK</D:status>\x0A</D:propstat>\x0A</D:response>\x0A</D:multistatus>\x0A"


PhilippC wrote Feb 13, 2017 at 9:44 AM

can you share the path which you entered in the URL field of the http dialog? If you don't want to do that, please mail to

hejnm1am wrote Feb 13, 2017 at 10:56 AM

I entered which is the path to the file.

hejnm1am wrote Mar 8, 2017 at 3:27 PM

This bug is duplicate to

After renaming file to (the url would be ..../dav/ it works fine.