April 19, 2023, 8:35am
my .exe and .apk wanna share file by webdav, could i use ctmt to access google drive, then act as a bridge to provide webdav access to other programs? thx
recently i use a software called bookxnote (bxn) which is alike margin note 3 but for win, and, linux. (mn3 bxn all from china)
bxn provide a way to sync, i.e. to use a common webdav server, input into the .exe and the .apk app.
almost all my files are using Gdrive, part of them i encrypt with ctmt.
so, i wish i could use ctmt on win/and, access gdrive directly; then, use webdav mode, setting up a virtual webdav server. then my .exe and .apk will access it, and sync.
is this possible? thx.
ps: i remember at old ages, then windows webdav protocol limit to 4GB files? i am ok with that.
April 19, 2023, 8:37am
when ctmt access google drive, if use the webdav mode (for windows to access),
can my other .exe programs or .apk apps access the webdav server (which is build in ctmt)?
No that’s not possible.
Cryptomator desktop does not connect to gdrive or any other storage provider. WebDAV is only used to provide a virtual file system so that you can access your files with the file explorer.
April 19, 2023, 6:52pm
from what you said:
gdrive --------some part by ctmt desktop ----> webdav ----> file folder
then, can i directly access that webdav, which is brought to my win desktop by cryptomator?
you can use third party apps to access your vaults as long as your cryptomator volume type setting is “WebDAV (https)”
When you unlock your vault, the former “reveal drive” button will show the URL of the WebDAV address
April 20, 2023, 1:44pm
this is what i want to verify.
April 30, 2023, 4:37pm
as said, i made a ctmt container on the gdrive.
in ctmt, i use webdav to mount it.
now it gives me:
so for this server, i know IP shd be 127.0.0.1, port 42427
but is there should still a userid and a password?
i need this 2 to access using the webdav way.
April 30, 2023, 4:41pm
hey, indeep what we are discussing is here:
With Cryptomator your data is managed in vaults. You can think of a vault as a real, portable vault. Data you put into the vault is encrypted and secure.
You can access your data using the Cryptomator application and the vault password. Is the vault stored in the cloud you can even do this using separate computers or your iPhone or iPad (TODO link). You may also use a vault on multiple computers using an external drive.
If you use a vault with Cryptomator, it will be displayed as a vi…
but i think i need that userid and password for the built-in webdav server, thx
May 8, 2023, 8:57am
The local-only WebDAV server started by Cryptomator does not require any authentication. Hence, there is no username or password.