[cosmo-dev] Fwd: [chandler-users] Using Claws as CalDAV for Chandler

Jared Rhine jared at wordzoo.com
Mon Aug 11 04:06:57 PDT 2008


A forward of a message sent to chandler-users; ultimately a complaint  
about CalDAV RFC compliance.  Just an FYI, unless someone's pride is  
wounded and they feel like jumping to Cosmo's defense.

Begin forwarded message:

> From: Reto Bachmann-Gmür <reto at gmuer.ch>
> Date: August 10, 2008 10:34:21 AM PDT
> To: chandler-users at osafoundation.org
> Subject: [chandler-users] Using Claws as CalDAV for Chandler
>
> Hello
>
> I was trying to access my calendar with claws and as it didn't work,  
> so
> I asked for help on their mailing-list. Apparently the caldav server
> isn't conforming to the RFC, is it a known issue and will there be a
> fix?
>
> Regards,
> Reto
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> Date: Sat, 9 Aug 2008 19:36:27 +0200
> From: Michael Rasmussen <mir at miras.org>
> To: claws-mail-users at dotsrc.org
> Subject: Re: username and password for webcla
>
>
> On Sat, 9 Aug 2008 18:04:19 +0200
> Reto Bachmann-Gmür <reto at gmuer.ch> wrote:
>
>>
>> Btw, if you want it quite quick and free to open an account at
>> https://hub.chandlerproject.org/welcome.
>>
> I have tried. It appears that Chandler/Cosmo still does not fully
> comply to the caldav RFC. The RFC specifies that given no request
> options the caldav server MUST reply by the entire set of events
> according to the iCal RFC. Eg.
> BEGIN:VCALENDAR
> PRODID:-//Catalyst.Net.NZ//NONSGML AWL Calendar//EN
> VERSION:2.0
> X-WR-CALNAME:Michael Rasmussen
> BEGIN:VEVENT
> CREATED:20071029T135946Z
> LAST-MODIFIED:20080318T214053Z
> DTSTAMP:20080318T213301Z
> UID:ATEvent-74b0d95d11d2d9e81af9fe605a77e30e
> SUMMARY:IT-Valgmøde 2007
> DTSTART:20071031T170000Z
> DTEND:20071031T200000Z
> TRANSP:OPAQUE
> X-MOZ-LOCATIONPATH:ATEvent-74b0d95d11d2d9e81af9fe605a77e30e.ics
> LOCATION:itu.dk
> X-PILOTID:11117215
> DESCRIPTION:Her er beskrivelsen
> X-PILOTSTAT:0
> END:VEVENT
> BEGIN:VEVENT
> ....
> END:VEVENT
> END:VCALENDAR
>
> What Chandler/Cosmo sends instead is the resource specification wrap
> inside an HTML page. Study the source for Mozilla Sunbird and you will
> find a quirks section for Chandler/Cosmo.
>
> The best, and most complying, implementations are Apple iCalendar
> Server and DAViCal.
>
> -- 
> Hilsen/Regards
> Michael Rasmussen
>
> Get my public GnuPG keys:
> michael <at> rasmussen <dot> cc
> http://pgp.mit.edu:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xD3C9A00E
> mir <at> datanom <dot> net
> http://pgp.mit.edu:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xE501F51C
> mir <at> miras <dot> org
> http://pgp.mit.edu:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xE3E80917
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