[CalendarServer-dev] UIDs as ATTENDEE IDs, please fix that

Cyrus Daboo cdaboo at apple.com
Wed Jul 1 06:23:49 PDT 2009

Hi Helge,

--On July 1, 2009 1:25:43 PM +0200 Helge Heß <me at helgehess.eu> wrote:

> stupid question: what is supposed to happen if the clients write an iCal
> file with a UID to the server? Eg:
>    ATTENDEE;EMAIL="hh at zideone.com":urn:uid:299282-29393...
> Will the server reject that? Will it rewrite the ATTENDEE URN-UID based
> on the EMAIL? Will it preserve the UID?

If the uuid value is recognized as a valid user on the server it will 
re-write the CN= and EMAIL= parameters to match values appropriate for that 
principal. If the uuid is not recognized the server will not change the 
property at all.

Cyrus Daboo

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