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Re: export Mozilla Calendar data

On Sun, 09 Jan 2005 5:53 pm, Ian Zimmerman wrote:
> Hi, the Mozilla Calendar looks and works really nice, but is there a way
> to get the data to any other program, in particular a command line
> program?  I figured that the calendar data is stored in
> ~/.mozilla/defualt/${obfuscated_profile_name}/Calendar/CalendarDataFile.ics
>. Is there another program that understands data in this format, or do I
> have to write it myself?  It doesn't look very difficult, still apt-get
> would be quicker ;-) A Perl or python library certainly qualifies for an
> answer.
A quick google reveals http://www.mozilla.org/projects/calendar/faq.html, 
which states that Mozilla Calendar stores the calendar in standard iCal 
format. The relevant RFC is at http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2445.txt. Most 
calendar programs (for Unix-like systems at least) support this format.

Andrew Walbran

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