Gnome 3 Calendar

Bill Nottingham notting at
Wed Apr 13 13:58:41 UTC 2011

Peter Robinson (pbrobinson at said: 
> > The Gnome3 Calendar seems to require Evolution. Is there a way to use
> > some other calendar program (e.g., Thunderbird with Lightning) or to
> > link it directly to a Google calendar?
> The old panel based clock applet used evolution as well. Nothing has
> changed there in that regard.
> You can link a google calendar to evolution. In evolution go to the
> calendar. Select File -> New -> Calendar. Select Google from the drop
> down box. It supports a number of different calendars.

FWIW, the calendars are stored in gconf (/apps/evolution/calendar). It
might be *possible* to set them directly/programmatically without the
UI, but I wouldn't want to recommend it.


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