A Callimachus folder is a way to group files/resources. A folder may contain any of the following

  • File resources,
  • Folder resources, or
  • RDF resources

To create a folder, select Folder using the create menu from the folder you wish to create the new folder in.

Pragma Description
?contents Atom feed of the folder's contents
?changes Atom feed of the changes to files or resources within the folder
?archive Download a CAR file of the containing files and resources, or 404 if the folder is empty
PUT ?archive Replaces the files and resources within the folder with the archive in the request body
DELETE ?archive Removes all files and resources within the folder
?create=... Responds with the create form of the given class

Deleting the contents of a folder

To delete the contents of a folder

  • Click on the Edit tab
  • Use the Delete button to delete the folder and its contents

Granting folder permissions

To grant permissions to a folder, navigate to the desired folder and select Permissions from the main menu.

Lookup and add User Group(s) to the appropriate Role to assign permissions.

Role Permissions
Reader Redirected to the folder's index target (configured in the edit tab)
Subscriber View file listing, see the history, and discuss the folder
Contributor Create new resources in this folder
Editor Make changes using the edit tab and create new resources in this folder
Administator View, create and modify using any available operation

Exporting and importing the contents of a folder

Callimachus compresses and stores the contents of folders in CAR files. To export or import the contents of a folder, navigate to the folder and open the main menu.

If you click the Export folder contents entry, you will be prompted for a location on your computer to save the CAR file. If you click Import folder contents you will be prompted to specifiy the CAR file you wish to import. CAR files can either be imported and create/replace a subfolder or replace the current folder's contents.