Re: [evolution-patches] Birthday/Anniversary calendar backend
- From: ERDI Gergo <cactus cactus rulez org>
- To: JP Rosevear <jpr ximian com>
- Cc: evolution-patches lists ximian com
- Subject: Re: [evolution-patches] Birthday/Anniversary calendar backend
- Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2004 11:49:43 +0100 (CET)
On Fri, 9 Jan 2004, JP Rosevear wrote:
> 1. You don't need your whole own server for contacts, just register the
> new method in server.c:setup_cals
Have you actually tried it? This was the first approach I took, but I
quickly discovered deadlocks when accessing the address book in-proc.
> 2. The date displays one day after it should.
whoa. something must have happened in the last couple of days, I'll look
> Finally, you should probably handle migrating from 1.5.0 and 1.5.1,
> where groups might not be NULL. Not that I'm sure I love that check in
> our migration code to begin with.
What groups do you mean here?
> I'm still not positive on this, I think users should be able to get rid
> of it if they want. I guess the alternative is to have a setting in the
> prefs dialog.
I think this is good enough of a compromise for the time being. If the
user clicks Delete in the right-click menu, the birthday calendar is
toggled off, which is pretty intuitive.
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