CalDAV Clients/Android

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As at September 2009 the Android Calendar Application does not support CalDAV.

Here's the bug requesting CalDAV support in Android. Go forth and vote!

Or even consider working on it. If someone obtained me an android phone I would get it going myself, either by building an app probably using caldav4j and developing the front-end, or by hacking CalDAV support into the existing calendaring app.

Of course if nobody buys me a phone I'll eventually end up buying myself one (probably around Feb 2010, as a 50th birthday present for myself :-) Karora 08:47, 9 October 2009 (UTC)

I'm unable to sponsor a phone, but I'd really love an Android application that gives me access to CalDav calendars other than the Google calendar service. Since you're planning on getting one, why not hack on the application already, so it's ready to use when you have your phone? ;) It should be possible with the SDK (which contains an emulator). If you need a tester, you can count on me (I have an Android phone, the HTC Dream / G1 to be precise). BTW, thanks for your great work on DaviCal! --Patrick Nagel 09:31, 16 October 2009 (UTC)

Android Calendar Application - Help wanted

Hi all
Since I am now the owner of such a device and, as you may know, the Android platform does not yet have support for CalDAV I intend to develop such an application. Since this is not a trivial task and I only have limited spare time to invest in the project I therefore seek help from the community. Help is wanted in these areas:

  • programming - the programming language is Java
  • UI design - my UI design skills can simply not meet up to my programming skills
  • Icon - the application must have a fancy icon but, again, my skills in the graphics department are almost totally lacking:-)
  • Functionality and feature study - which features and what functionality would you like to see in the application

Generally all inputs are welcome but influence come with commitment and constribution.
To ensure all can participate equally I would prefer you give your input on the Davical Wiki

Questions can me emailed directly to me.

Happy Hacking - Michael Rasmussen