[ngw] Importing multidate .ICS events
BrentH at uca.edu
Thu Jul 24 21:20:06 UTC 2014
Thank you. I called myself trying to read that specification, but I got lost in it.
>>> "Bob Jonkman" <bjonkman at torontohydro.com> 7/24/2014 12:22 PM >>>
DTEND dates are exclusive, so that the actual value of DTEND is not included in the date range. If you add a time then the final minute or second is not included, which is usually less jarring than an entire day.
>From the iCalendar specification, http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5545#section-3.6.1
The "DTEND" property
for a "VEVENT" calendar component specifies the non-inclusive end
of the event.
Bob Jonkman mailto:bjonkman at torontohydro.com
Toronto Hydro GroupWise Operations Support
>>> "Brent Herring" <BrentH at uca.edu> 2014-07-24 12:39 >>>
When importing a calendar event from an .ICS file I noticed that if the event spanned multiple dates that the end date was not included in the import.
Here is an example...
When importing this event it shows up on the calendar for 26 Nov, 27 Nov, 28 Nov and 29 Nov, but the end date 30 Nov is left off. I presume this is not supposed to happen is it? My searches just came up with how to import, not what to do if it doesn't work right.
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