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Task invitation via iTIP/iMIP doesn't work

NEW
Unassigned

Status

Calendar
E-mail based Scheduling (iTIP/iMIP)
9 years ago
3 years ago

People

(Reporter: Andreas Treumann, Unassigned)

Tracking

({relnote})

Details

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(Reporter)

Description

9 years ago
STEPS TO REPRODUCE:
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- create an event and invite someone
- covert this event to a task
- send out the invitation mail
- use the attendees email account and open the invitation email

RESULT:
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- the user could not open the email
- error console error:

Error: [Exception... "'Illegal value' when calling method: [calIEvent::icalString]"  nsresult: "0x80070057 (NS_ERROR_ILLEGAL_VALUE)"  location: "JS frame :: file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/at93795/Application%20Data/Thunderbird/Profiles/bigaf98i.default2/extensions/%7Be2fda1a4-762b-4020-b5ad-a41df1933103%7D/components/lightningTextCalendarConverter.js :: lmcCTH :: line 212"  data: no]
Source File: file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/at93795/Application%20Data/Thunderbird/Profiles/bigaf98i.default2/extensions/%7Be2fda1a4-762b-4020-b5ad-a41df1933103%7D/components/lightningTextCalendarConverter.js
Line: 212


EXPECTED RESULT:
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- it should be possible to accept an task invitation via iTIP/iMIP

REPRODUCIBLE:
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- always
Flags: wanted-calendar0.9?

Updated

9 years ago
Flags: blocking-calendar0.9?

Updated

9 years ago
Flags: wanted-calendar0.9?
Flags: blocking-calendar0.9?
Flags: blocking-calendar0.9+
Created attachment 330383 [details] [diff] [review]
[checked in] fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations

We currently don't support to properly render tasks in the imip bar. This would require more strings. We should allow sending task invitations until that is fixed, too.
Assignee: nobody → daniel.boelzle
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #330383 - Flags: review?(philipp)
Comment on attachment 330383 [details] [diff] [review]
[checked in] fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations

r=philipp
Attachment #330383 - Flags: review?(philipp) → review+
Checked in the patch on HEAD and MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH.

This is bug is of course not fixed, but the scenario doesn't run into unhandled exceptions. We currently don't support task invitations (relnote added).
Assignee: daniel.boelzle → nobody
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
Flags: blocking-calendar0.9+
Keywords: relnote
Daniel, could I get a short text paragraph from you explaining the details of this bug for the release notes, please?
Attachment #330383 - Attachment description: fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations → [checked in] fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations
I'd suggest the following for the "All Systems" section:
"Lightning cannot send our task invitations and you cannot accept or decline task invitations from within your e-mail inbox (bug 445982).".
Duplicate of this bug: 547666

Updated

5 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 782415

Updated

3 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 551128
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