[Owncloud] Contacts & Calendar sharing status

Michael Gapczynski mtgap at owncloud.com
Sun Sep 2 16:58:19 UTC 2012

On Sunday, September 02, 2012 06:52:36 PM Thomas Tanghus wrote:
> Yesterday I wanted to fix a buglet in the new share dropdown for sharing
> calendars, because I thought that and some permission checking was the only
> thing missing for moving to the new sharing API - I was wrong, he he ;)
> Current status is:
> Contacts:
> - Addressbook sharing works both in WUI and via CardDAV.
> - Single contact sharing is not implemented as I don't see any use cases for
> it. Correct me if I'm wrong.
> Calendar:
> - Calendar sharing works in WUI and via CalDAV.
> - Single event sharing works in the WUI. For CalDAV I thought of creating a
> virtual calendar like the Shared folder for files. I will need read up on
> that though.

Is there a default calendar? Maybe this could be a preference.

> - Public sharing is no longer supported as the sharing api doesn't support
> that (AFAIK?). We could use a stripped down version of the old sharing class
> and db table for that?

Right now, it's just for files. Does the calendar app have a way to display 
public calendars and events already? If so, we could integrate that with the 
Share API as well.

> - We need an update script for converting the legacy calendar sharing db to
> the new oc_share table format. I need someone else to step in there (nudge,
> nudge ;) )
> Please kick the tires, take it for a spin, look out for oil leaks and report
> any crunching noises from the the transmission ;)
> PS: Thanks for answering all my questions on the API MTGap :-) You did a
> really good job creating it.

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