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Centos 8 davfs2 Error: Unable to find a match

When trying to install davfs2 on Centos 8 using: yum install davfs2 I get the message "Error: Unable to find a match". I have tried sudo yum -y install epel-release and tried installing with dnf ...
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If I run a command with `sudo` is it still “invoked by an ordinary user”?

Quote from manpage of davfs2.conf for mount.davfs: There is a system wide configuration file /etc/davfs2/davfs2.conf and user configuration files ~/.davfs2/davfs2.conf. When mount.davfs is ...
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setting up davfs2 to mount properly

I am trying to set up my nextcloud account so that i can log in. When I try to log in with sudo mount -t davfs2 ... it keeps on asking for my next cloud credentials - it does not get them from the ...
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ubuntu 16.04: does davfs2 honor DNS TTL and re-resolves the entry while mounted?

I was provided with a WebDAV storage server, that I want to mount on a productive Ubuntu 16.04 server using davfs2. The storage server is connected to using a DNS name; its actual IP might change due ...
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Is it possible to store the password requested by webdav in .davfs2/secrets already encrypted?

davfs2 allows to store user's passwords on $.davfs2/secrets in plain text in order to then allow the user to mount the webdav without prompting for password. Is it possible to store the password pre-...
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How to manually synchronize a mounted webdav folder?

I have mounted a webdav directory with davfs2 via: sudo mount -t davfs -o uid=bruni,gid=users https://server/folder /home/bruni/mountpoint/ How can I force a sync via command line without unmounting ...
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Disable davfs2 caching

There is a problem with undesirable caching of a file by davfs2. A large backup .tar.gz file (4052 Mb) is created on another partition and uploaded. During the process, its copy is created at /var/...
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Mount webdav on Linux with cookie authentication

I am trying to access my 'Onedrive for Business' storage from the Linux console, specifically a headless Ubuntu 16.04 server. The only officially supported method is the Windows sync application. I ...
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Automount webdav server on startup with internet

What I am trying to do? making the https://dav.example.com/ automount on startup and without asking user credentials. what steps I've undertaken? I followed official archlinux wiki to setup my ...
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mounting a SharePoint document library using davfs in Linux

I was able to install davfs2 and I can even mount the SharePoint document library using it but when I try to do anything on the mount I get an error. I can mount the document library: root@host:/# ...
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Is there a way to use inotify on remote filesystems (specifically WebDAV)?

I have Box.com successfully mounted with davfs2 (webdav) to a local location. Now I am trying to trigger actions on files created and synced in the Webdav folder. Unfortunately this is not working. I ...
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WebDAV + davfs — error copying large files

I am using Apache on server, with WebDAV. On client Linux, I have davfs2 mounted folder. When I try to access small file, everything works fine. When I try to access image file size of 2Gb, I am ...
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mounting a davfs share always asks for credentials

I installed davfs2 on my rPi running piCore-6.1. I added a line with the desired mountpoint to /etc/fstab: https://url.../ /path.../ davfs _netdev,rw,user,uid=1000,gid=1000 0 0 I also created a /...
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davfs unknown option because of secrets file

I'm trying to make a WebDAV auto-mount on my machine. I've installed davfs2, then copied /etc/davfs2 to ~/.davfs2. I added the WebDAV URL to /etc/fstab: [URL of the WebDAV] [Local folder] davfs ...
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Can I make davfs ignore untrusted certificates?

My server provides WebDAV over HTTPS only, so that other machines can access the DAV. Say the certificate is issued for www.myserver.com and the WebDAV is at https://www.myserver.com/webdav. For ...
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Check if still mounted correctly

For my daemon, I mounted (several) remote read-only WebDAV foldersĀ¹ as "sources" to periodically pull files from. Let $SOURCE be one of them for this question's sake. Before blindly using $SOURCE, I ...
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sliding window of JPGs from thousands of files

My machine has a camera attached that can take thousands of jpgs a day. I am looking for a way of remotely looking at the last 30 to 60 mins of footage via a cloud storage site such as box.com. I ...
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rsync mkstemp failed Invalid argument (22) with davfs mount of Box.com cloud

I mounted Box.com cloud storage using davfs according to these instructions. I mounted my Box.com account under /home/me/Cloud/Box I can access the mounted filesystem via Dolphin as well as via the ...
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davfs2 keep files cached longer

I'm using davfs2 to sync with my box.com account and I'm trying to play with the cache settings to get more Dropbox-like functionality. I've noticed that after I don't open a file for a little while ...