Cyberduck

Cyberduck is a free GUI WebDAV client for OS X and Windows. It's a clean and simple WebDAV client. It's also very fast.

Connecting with Cyberduck

  1. Connect with cyberduck user either 'quick connect' and fill in a dav://hostname url
  2. Or create a new 'WebDAV' bookmark and enter the full http:// address

Technical details

Sample user agent:

Cyberduck/3.0.3 (4205)
Cyberduck/4.6.5 (Mac OS X/10.10.2) (x86_64)

Cyberduck at least understands HTTP Basic. Digest is currently untested.

Cyberduck uses {DAV:}allprop to request properties. Cyberduck supports custom WebDAV properties, but puts them all in the SAR: namespace.

Sample PROPPATCH:

PROPPATCH /public/hello/cyberduck/1912186_10202225988704112_1640507935_n.jpg HTTP/1.1
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: 188
Host: sabredav.evert
User-Agent: Cyberduck/4.6.5 (Mac OS X/10.10.2) (x86_64)
Accept-Encoding: gzip,deflate

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?><propertyupdate xmlns="DAV:"><set><prop><s:X-FOO xmlns:s="SAR:">X-Bar</s:X-FOO></prop></set><remove><prop/></remove></propertyupdate>
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: 188
Host: sabredav.evert
User-Agent: Cyberduck/4.6.5 (Mac OS X/10.10.2) (x86_64)
Accept-Encoding: gzip,deflate
Authorization: Basic YWRtaW46YWRtaW4=

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?><propertyupdate xmlns="DAV:"><set><prop><s:X-FOO xmlns:s="SAR:">X-Bar</s:X-FOO></prop></set><remove><prop/></remove></propertyupdate>

To easily take advantage of cyberduck's custom properties, simply enable the propertystorage plugin.


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