No relevant resource is found in the selected language.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Read our privacy policy>Search


To have a better experience, please upgrade your IE browser.


File Access and Protocols Feature Guide 13

OceanStor 18500 V3 and 18800 V3 Mission Critical Storage System V300R003

This document describes the implementation principles and application scenarios of the NAS feature. Also, it explains how to configure and manage NAS.
Rate and give feedback:
Huawei uses machine translation combined with human proofreading to translate this document to different languages in order to help you better understand the content of this document. Note: Even the most advanced machine translation cannot match the quality of professional translators. Huawei shall not bear any responsibility for translation accuracy and it is recommended that you refer to the English document (a link for which has been provided).
Creating an HTTP Share

Creating an HTTP Share

Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application layer protocol oriented to objects. This chapter guides administrators through folder sharing over HTTP in the shared file system.


  1. Log in to OceanStor DeviceManager.
  2. Choose Settings > Storage Settings > File Storage Service > HTTP Service.
  3. Configure the HTTP service parameters. The related parameters are shown in Table 6-5.

    Table 6-5  HTTP Parameters




    HTTP Service

    Global control over the enable and disable status of the HTTP sharing service. If this parameter is set to disable, all the other parameter configurations become invalid.
    • By default, the storage system provides the HTTPS service certificate. You are advised to replace the certificate with the private certificate before accessing HTTPS shares. After the certificate is replaced, the CA certificate of the storage system must be imported for the browser to eliminate security alarms. As the service IP address is used to access the HTTPS service, alarm This website's address does not match the address in the security certificate cannot be cleared.
    • When the HTTP service is disabled, the system automatically deletes information about shared file systems and directories. When the HTTP service is enabled again, configure the HTTP shared file systems and directories.



    Max. Number of Connections

    Maximum number of HTTP share connections allowed by the system.

    The maximum number of connections varies depending on the device model.

    [Value range]

    1 to 256

    HTTP Default Port

    Only the HTTPS port is enabled for the storage system when the HTTP service is enabled, To enable the HTTP port, select Enable.
    Exercise caution when enabling the HTTP port.



    Share Path

    Share Path that you want to share over HTTP. This parameter contains File System and Folder.
    • File System, File system that owns the directory that you want to share over HTTP.
    • Optional: Folder, Folder that you want to share over HTTP.


    File System



    DAV, also known as WebDAV (Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning), is a communication protocol based on HTTP. Once WebDAV enabled, the system allows the DAV client to read/write the shared directory, and supports file locking, file unlocking, and file version control.



  4. Click Save. The HTTP sharing service is configured.
Updated: 2019-08-14

Document ID: EDOC1000084098

Views: 32508

Downloads: 72

Average rating:
This Document Applies to these Products
Related Documents
Related Version
Previous Next