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From "Cella, Kevin T" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] CGI / Delete / Empty Directories
Date Wed, 05 Jan 2011 18:00:52 GMT
The delete happens now as a DELETE HTTP request via DAV. Since no cleanup is done of empty
directories, the underlying file system has a trail of them.

-----Original Message-----
From: Igor Galić [] 
Sent: Wednesday, January 05, 2011 12:44 PM
Subject: Re: [users@httpd] CGI / Delete / Empty Directories

----- "Kevin T Cella" <> wrote:

> Does anyone know how to configure the Apache HTTP Server to remove any 
> empty directories after a delete command? From what I have seen it

A delete command? Where? On the File system? Via DAV?

> appears a CGI script is required. How can I tell the CGI script to 
> perform the normal delete, then run my code for cleaning empty 
> directories? Or is there an easier way to accomplish the same task?
> Thanks,
> Kevin


Igor Galić

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