Kolab XML Format: The xCal/xCard based approach

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at intevation.de
Wed Nov 23 14:36:16 CET 2011

Am Tuesday, 15. November 2011 13:32:02 schrieb Christian Mollekopf:
> Therefore I propose to switch to an xCal based format for events and
> todos and to xCard for contacts. xCal/xCard specify complete
> calendars/address-books in XML, while we only need single
> incidences/contacts. My proposed solution would look along the lines of

I think it will be harder to maintain our format as a subset of existing 
standard and create a better groupware experience than the majority.
The data format is central, strategically I think keeping our ability
to act without going through many hops is a large plus.

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