[CentOS] Centos 8: Multiple bugs with email/calendar

Tue Oct 1 14:27:36 UTC 2019
Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com>

On Tue, 1 Oct 2019 at 10:17, Georgios <gpdsbe+centos at mailbox.org> wrote:
> First of all thanks for your fast reply.
> Second.
> The server im trying to use is https://dav.mailbox.org/caldav I dont
> think its a problem with my configuration (although i can always be
> wrong). I suspect a bug in evolution because sometimes it works.
> Sometimes i manage to create an event sometimes i cant.
> I started evolution from a terminal and i noticed that when i fail to
> create an event i get the following message
> "(evolution:26852): libecal-CRITICAL **: 11:45:50.282:
> e_cal_component_alarm_set_description: assertion 'description->value !=
> NULL' failed"
> I tried without setting an alarm and i can create events with no
> problem!!
> So I filled a bug report https://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=16507


> Third.
> I have no idea if its a configuration problem. Newer flatpak versions
> work fine! I searched online and found this
> https://github.com/flatpak/flatpak/issues/3076
> marked as enhancement!

That means it is meant to be worked on as a future enhancement to
allow. Beyond that I don't have any insight on what is happening.

> ps.Im wondering if evolution in Centos is going to have 5+ year life-
> cycle or if it gets upgraded earlier.

CentOS is a rebuild of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. If RHEL-8.N has an
upgraded Evolution, then CentOS 8.N should also have it.

Stephen J Smoogen.