[Users] CardDAV address book support

Slavko linux at slavino.sk
Mon Feb 16 18:23:24 CET 2015


Dňa Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:52:17 +0100 Andreas Fink <finkandreas at web.de>

> This might be not the solution you're looking for, but this is my
> setup: I have written myself an addressbook in python. This
> addressbook supports to sync with a carddav server (I am using it
> with an owncloud server). The sync happens regularly with a cron job,
> and after the sync a vcf-file is written. Claws-Mail is reading from
> this vcf-file its addresses (and in claws-mail vcf-files are
> read-only anyway).

Perhaps you can be interested in vdirsyncer (please search on PyPI,
i have no link now). It is carddav/caldav synchronizer. While i never
used it for carddav syncing, i am using it for syncing the calendars
from my radicale server and i am using this synced file in my Orage
(XFCE) calendar application. I initialized the caldav server <->
single ICS file capability and author was willing to implement it, then
if it not fits your (CM) needing, then there is chance that it will be

It provides real bidirectional syncing (with colisions) for my


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