[maemo-users] GPE calendar sync?

From: James Knott james.knott at rogers.com
Date: Sun Jun 8 01:58:18 EEST 2008
Lake Stevens Dental wrote:
> James Knott
>> Can Evolution sync with Google Calendar? I use GC to sync my N800 with 
>> Thunderbird Lightning.
>  Yes -- Evolution Calendar can sync to Google Calendar -- at least the 
> version I've got on Ubuntu 8.x does.   As I recall, you copy and paste 
> either the ical or html link in the settings page for the calendar in GC 
> into Evolution Calendar's new calendar setup procedure.
>   Also, there's a separate addon required in Thunderbird to get Google 
> Calendar to work properly in Lighting. 
>   Lighting GC Fine print -- if something happens to one of the Google 
> Calendar's you're linking to, you can end up in some sort of almost 
> infinite loop of asking for login info for your Google Calendar when you 
> load Thurderbird.  TB keeps trying to log in to get the lastest GC 
> calendar info and GC doesn't let you log in.  It's happened to me a 
> couple times in the last couple weeks -- kind of a pain.  It possibly 
> some sort of GC beta issue.  To get out of it, click on the mail icon 
> and TB may bypass the calendar login problem.    Then go into the 
> Calendar and uncheck the corrupted GCs.   Or at least that's what worked 
> for me earlier this week. 

I haven't experienced that, even though I use the calendar on 3 
different computers (2 Linux, 1 XP).

>   What program do you use to sync your n800 with GC?  I've installed GPE 
> in my 800 and couldn't find anywhere to sync with GC.   Claws Mail's 
> calendar doesn't seem to have a GC link feature either.  
I use Ermining
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