[CalendarServer-users] No event locations/delegation...
james at economicmodeling.com
Thu Nov 1 16:53:10 PDT 2007
On Oct 31, 2007, at 6:02 PM, Wilfredo Sánchez Vega wrote:
> iCal relies on OpenDirectory to do user/room completion. For the
> time being, at least, you have to enter a valid calendar user
> addresd into the location field. You can add user using the
> <cuaddr> tag in the XML file (eg: mailto:mercury at example.com), or
> use the URL for the room (/principals/locations/Mercury/).
Thanks for the quick response! I tried adding the <cuaddr> tag and
then inputting mercury at example.com to the event location... but no
dice (I also tried /principals/locations/mercury/).
The cuaddr is definitely working - here's a snippet from the
"Principal Details" page for mercury:
Calendar user addresses:
-> mailto:mercury at example.com
In iCal the "Mercury Conference Room" shows up (read/write) for both
my test users in "Accounts I can access"... i just can't add it to
event locations. Is it possible that iCal requires OpenDirectory even
if you enter the correct location address?
At any rate, a decent workaround seems to be adding <cuaddr>mercury at example.com
</cuaddr> to mercury in accounts.xml and then adding
mercury at example.com to the list of attendees for the event (and
leaving the location blank). Although mercury never confirms, the
event time slot shows up as taken when you schedule other events,
which allows you to schedule locations/resources (albeit in a non-
Economic Modeling Specialists, Inc.
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