Bug 451230 - Evolution unable to connect to CalDAV calendars
Evolution unable to connect to CalDAV calendars
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: evolution-data-server (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-06-13 10:46 EDT by Kumaran Santhanam
Modified: 2008-07-23 03:03 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 1.12.3-6.fc8
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Last Closed: 2008-07-23 03:03:25 EDT
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
evolution-data-server-1.12.3-davical.patch (1.11 KB, patch)
2008-06-13 11:14 EDT, Kumaran Santhanam
no flags Details | Diff
evolution-data-server-1.12.3.spec (40.77 KB, text/plain)
2008-06-13 11:15 EDT, Kumaran Santhanam
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evolution-data-server-1.8.3-davical.patch (1.82 KB, patch)
2008-06-13 11:16 EDT, Kumaran Santhanam
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Bugzilla 496742 None None None Never

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Description Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-13 10:46:51 EDT
Description of problem:
Unable to connect to calendars on a CalDAV server.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Davical (formerly known as RSCDS)
2. Configure Evolution with a CalDAV calendar
3. Attempt to connect
Actual results:
Calendars are not downloaded.

Expected results:
Calendars work the same way as local calendars.
Comment 1 Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-13 11:14:58 EDT
Created attachment 309222 [details]
Comment 2 Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-13 11:15:36 EDT
Created attachment 309223 [details]
Comment 3 Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-13 11:16:08 EDT
Created attachment 309224 [details]
Comment 4 Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-13 11:19:01 EDT
Attached a patch and updated RPM spec file for 1.12.3 (Fedora 8).
Also attached a patch that works against 1.8.3 (Fedora 6).

This bug has been reported upstream, but it would be much appreciated if the
Fedora RPM could be updated to provide a more short-term solution.
Comment 9 Milan Crha 2008-06-24 09:36:09 EDT
Thanks for the effort. I guess you noticed my comment in the upstream bug about
patch already committed in 2.22 version, which is included in Fedora 9.

- Fedora 8, we usually backport only security patches to evolution packages.
- Fedora 6, it's really old version, not supported anymore. 
Comment 10 Kumaran Santhanam 2008-06-24 13:16:38 EDT
Thanks for your response.  Is there any possibility of including it into a
Fedora 8 update with the next security patch?  That way, when we update this
package, we won't lose the bug fix.  I would prefer not to maintain the fix
locally, when it could benefit the community at large.
Comment 11 Matthew Barnes 2008-07-10 08:12:35 EDT
Fixed in evolution-data-server-1.12.3-6.fc8 using the patch committed to later
Evolution versions (see http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=514487).

Please test the package in the updates-testing repo and provide feedback.
Comment 12 Fedora Update System 2008-07-10 08:37:15 EDT
evolution-data-server-1.12.3-6.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
Comment 13 Fedora Update System 2008-07-15 08:13:33 EDT
evolution-data-server-1.12.3-6.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update evolution-data-server'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F8/FEDORA-2008-6303
Comment 14 Fedora Update System 2008-07-23 03:03:23 EDT
evolution-data-server-1.12.3-6.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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