create url-directory Method

Creates a folder for the current Web site, but only used for backward compatibility. Otherwise, use the create url directories method.

Syntax

method=create url-directory:server_extension_version
&service_name=/&url=list_of_urls&executable=(true|false)

Parameters

service name

url

executable

Decoded

POST /site_url/_vti_bin/_vti_aut/author.dll HTTP/1.0
.
.
.
method=create+url-directory:6.0.n.nnnn
&service_name=/
&url=new_directory_name
&executable=false

Return Value

Success

message=successfully created URL-directory

Error

Returns an error message in standard format. For more information, see Error Message Format for FrontPage 2002 Server Extensions from Microsoft.

Note There is no error message if the directory already exists; the method silently succeeds.