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asked 2015-11-10 15:34:07 +0300

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posteo.de can use the same server and port for carddav and caldav, therefore you will like to set up only one account for Carddav and CalDav.

  • Server: posteo.de
  • Port: 8443
  • username: mail address prefix without @posteo.de

Address / CardDav https://posteo.de:8443/addressbooks/username/default/

Calendar/CalDav https://posteo.de:8443/calendars/username/default/

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Posteo wrote to me the Ports are as follows:

  • Der Port für den Kalenderabgleich ist: 8443

  • Der Port für den Adressbuchabgleich: 8843

This is a quote from Posteo Support 15 Jan 2016. .

I asked them for help (my CardDav does not work while my CalDav works fine. They have some employee around with a Jolla :-)

Unfortunately Posteo Support does not have log files about the connect. So I still do not know what side fails to connect using DardDAV.

Any hints welcome.

Viele Gruesse

dietmar ( 2016-01-22 07:15:20 +0300 )edit

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answered 2016-12-01 22:59:28 +0300

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Coming a bit late but felt like it was worth sharing. Although I could not make it work with both CardDAV & CalDAV, still managed to have them both.

Simply create two 'CalDAV & CardDAV' accounts:




username is your mail address prefix without @posteo.de

Notice that the port differs for the CardDAV and CalDAV. My guess is that we cannot set up an account with two different ports.

Hope it helps!

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it helps, thank you!

urlauber ( 2016-12-02 14:00:14 +0300 )edit

Thank you kind sir. Works very well :)

julien2711 ( 2018-02-13 14:50:42 +0300 )edit
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answered 2015-11-22 22:33:32 +0300

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With

Server address: https://posteo.de:8443/

Address to calendar: calendars/username/default

CalDav works for me, but CardDav does not. Any suggestions why CardDav is not working?

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just the same settings as with caldav. The only difference is the path. Caldav needs /calendars/, carddav /addressbooks/... .Address with double D.

Moo-Crumpus ( 2015-11-23 07:35:43 +0300 )edit

I tried it several times, double checked for typos but until now no success. Any chance to get some logging of the CardDav synchronisation?

dabaer ( 2015-11-23 21:39:02 +0300 )edit

I tried CardDAV and CalDAV using posteo.de with Saimaa 2.0.0.10:

  • CalDAV works fine ;-) Cool! So something must work fine!

  • CardDAV does nothing.

Can someone PLEASE tell me

  • where the CardDAV log files are located in 2.0.0.10 or how to make a kind of log visible *)

  • how to access account details via GUI (it does not let me verify the server credentials).

Your tips appreciated....

ad *): I know how to switch in dev mode and access via USB - cli, I have basic Linux knowledge - I need the simple hints requested above.

dietmar ( 2015-12-27 20:57:52 +0300 )edit
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answered 2016-01-02 21:48:12 +0300

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updated 2016-01-02 23:21:47 +0300

Answer at "dabaer":

  • Yes, logging is available via journalctl (start dev mode, ssh to Jolla, become god as devel-su, just invoke journalctl, refine with grep etc)

  • Yes, logging is in /home/nemo/.cache/msyncd/sync/logs

Moreover here is a different way to trace the CardCalDAV failure ... :

https://together.jolla.com/question/116918/caldavcarddav-in-saimaa-20010/?sort=votes&page=1

I doubt it helps much but it's a start.

Well ... what is the port?!? Some sources say:

. 8843 for posteo CardDAV

. 8443 for posteo CalDav; reasonable since it works ;-) Rem: My Calendar ONLY works if I omit the path to server!! I have to leave it empty with my posteo.de:8843 server.

. Did anyone get CardDAV working in 2.0.0.10 or later ?!?

Some other uncertainty:

When I create a CardDAV account WITHOUT CalDAV it does create an entry in /home/nemo/.cache/mysyncd/sync anyways. With the same port, intended or not. One is caldav-sync-13.xml and the other is carddav.Contacts-13.xml.

But why both?

Oh my dear, it is really experimental ...

. Jan 02 20:55:24 Jolla carddav-client[1643]: [W] Syncer::cardDavError:284 - CardDAV sync finished with error: 0 purging state data for account: 13 Jan 02 20:55:24 Jolla carddav-client[1643]: [C] CardDavClient::syncFinished:142 - CardDAV sync failed: 401 ""

means what???

. I think posteo is running a Sabre Server or so. Now ... It would help much to understand which side of the process failed ... the remote or the Jolla? What is wrong ?

Hints much appreciated!!

/d

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another error:

Sailfish(?) looks at the wrong place it seems:

Jan 02 21:41:51 Jolla [890]: [W] Buteo::ProfileManagerPrivate::parseFile:1117 - Profile file not found: "/home/nemo/.cache/msyncd/sync/onlinesync-carddav.xml" Jan 02 21:41:51 Jolla [890]: [W] Buteo::ProfileManagerPrivate::load:152 - Failed to load profile: "onlinesync-carddav"

Something like this exists:

/usr/share/accounts/services/onlinesync-carddav.service

in a different location. May be CardDAV expects it different?

. Remark2: Using CardDAV with posteo port 8843 fails for no apparent reason.

A different result is achieved using posteo port 8443 (a.k.a.: now with error: 202 ( 403 ) to request "https://posteo.de/.well-known/carddav"):

Jan 02 21:42:05 Jolla carddav-client[1450]: [D] SignOn::IdentityImpl::updateState:96 - identityimpl.cpp 96 updateState Updating state: "Ready" SignOn::IdentityImpl(0x2c3fd8)

Jan 02 21:42:06 Jolla carddav-client[1450]: [W] CardDav::userInformationResponse:384 - void CardDav::userInformationResponse() error: 202 ( 403 ) to request "https://posteo.de/.well-known/carddav"

Jan 02 21:42:06 Jolla carddav-client[1450]: [W] Syncer::cardDavError:284 - CardDAV sync finished with error: 403 purging state data for account: 14

Jan 02 21:42:06 Jolla carddav-client[1450]: [C] CardDavClient::syncFinished:142 - CardDAV sync failed: 401 ""

So there is still an issue with ports it looks like. If I only could get some hint from a professional ...

FF! /d

dietmar ( 2016-01-02 22:52:13 +0300 )edit
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