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  1. Service Packs and Hot Fixes
  2. MNT-14772

Disabling wedav breaks the "View Details" functionality of a document in Alfresco Explorer

    Details

    • Type: Service Pack Request
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: 4.2.3.14, 4.2.4.11
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Alfresco Explorer, WebDAV
    • Labels:
      None
    • Environment:
      Version: 4.2.3
      Database: Oracle
      App Server: Tomcat
      OS: RHEL
    • Bug Priority:
      Category 4
    • ACT Numbers:

      00482728

      Description

      Description
      Disabling webdav with the setting "system.webdav.servlet.enabled=false" breaks the "View Details" functionality of a document in Alfresco Explorer

      Steps to reproduce

      1. OOTB install of Alfresco Enterprise 4.2.3.14
      2. Add the entry "system.webdav.servlet.enabled=false" into alfresco-global.properties file.
      3. Restart the server.
      4. Login into Alfresco Explorer.
      5. Upload
      6. Try to "view details" of content.
      7. An error appears.

      Expected Behaviour

      • When clicking view details, even with webdav disabled, the page displays properly

      Observed Behaviour

      • When clicking the view details, page is broken and explorer throws a system exception.
        Please see attached log and screenshot.

      Customer business impact / priority / urgency
      minor

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              • Assignee:
                closedissues Closed Issues
                Reporter:
                jtsmith John-Taylor Smith
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