Art Alexion on 22 Sep 2010 12:05:31 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Anyone using Thunderbird w/Lightning (calendar) extension?...

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  • Subject: Re: [PLUG] Anyone using Thunderbird w/Lightning (calendar) extension?...
  • Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2010 15:05:22 -0400
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On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 1:30 PM, Fred Stluka <> wrote:
> Linux/FOSS fans,
> Anyone using Thunderbird w/Lightning (calendar) extension?
I tried it for a while with davmail so that I could access exchange
without Outlook.  Not a fan. Went back to evolution.

> My client is having a problem with it.  The alarms for some of the
> calendar items keep popping up.  Multiple times in a row, at the
> wrong time, etc.  The items are long past, so alarms shouldn't be
> popping up at all.  The items were created at Google Calendar,
> which is synced with Lightning, but not all items from Google
> Calendar have the problem.

All bets are off with sloppy syncing. That said, I'd bet the problem
originates with the syncing.  I had similar problems with Palm
syncing.  My solutions was to switch to BB and then Android.  Google
sync on the BB did a lot of damage to the data as well.

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