[Users] Shared calendars with common events

Frédéric Nass frederic.nass at univ-lorraine.fr
Thu Jan 28 11:15:49 CET 2021


I decided to submit this bug to the Zimbra support team this morning. I 
hope it will be taken care of and fixed soon as it has real consequences.



Frédéric Nass
Direction du Numérique
Université de Lorraine

Le 19/01/2021 à 09:49, Frédéric Nass a écrit :
> Hello,
> I would like to get your view on an issue that our users report from 
> time to time.
> When a user accesses multiple shared calendars with common events 
> (same UIDs), these events are only downloaded once in the first 
> calendar that synchronizes them. And these common events are not 
> downloaded in other shared calendars.
> This becomes an issue when the user chooses to only display some of 
> the shared calendars as some of the common shared events would not 
> display and he/she would miss some events.
> I believe Zimbra chose to not download the same events more than once 
> either to save on-disk space or to avoid displaying these events 
> multiple times in the Calendar view.
> I believe the dedup and the display parts should be handled separately 
> and recoded to avoid this unexpected behavior.
> What do you think?
> Regards,
> Frédéric.

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