Last Comment Bug 445982 - Task invitation via iTIP/iMIP doesn't work
: Task invitation via iTIP/iMIP doesn't work
Status: NEW
: relnote
Product: Calendar
Classification: Client Software
Component: E-mail based Scheduling (iTIP/iMIP) (show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nobody; OK to take it and work on it
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Reported: 2008-07-18 04:18 PDT by Andreas Treumann
Modified: 2014-10-19 06:10 PDT (History)
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[checked in] fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations (5.33 KB, patch)
2008-07-19 08:19 PDT, Daniel Boelzle [:dbo]
philipp: review+
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Description User image Andreas Treumann 2008-07-18 04:18:48 PDT
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
Comment 1 User image Daniel Boelzle [:dbo] 2008-07-19 08:19:44 PDT
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.
Comment 2 User image Philipp Kewisch [:Fallen] 2008-07-19 10:19:59 PDT
Comment on attachment 330383 [details] [diff] [review]
[checked in] fixing exceptions, disallowing to send invitations

r=philipp
Comment 3 User image Daniel Boelzle [:dbo] 2008-07-21 00:36:46 PDT
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).
Comment 4 User image Simon Paquet [:sipaq] 2008-07-21 02:42:18 PDT
Daniel, could I get a short text paragraph from you explaining the details of this bug for the release notes, please?
Comment 5 User image Daniel Boelzle [:dbo] 2008-07-21 04:27:26 PDT
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).".
Comment 6 User image Philipp Kewisch [:Fallen] 2010-02-22 07:14:46 PST
*** Bug 547666 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 User image Stefan Sitter 2012-08-31 12:43:26 PDT
*** Bug 782415 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 8 User image [:MakeMyDay] 2014-10-19 06:10:39 PDT
*** Bug 551128 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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