Authentication for davfs2 Clients
Anonymous access with Artifactory
Artifactory may be configured to allow anonymous access and it will therefore accept requests without authentication.
In this case, Artifactory will not respond with a 401 challenge and you will get file access with anonymous user permissions which may be less than your own user permissions.
Encode your username and password credentials in base64 using the following Groovy script:
Edit the file
~/.davfs2/davfs2.confand add the encoded credentials to the authorization header as follows:
Authentication for Windows and other WebDAV clients