Import of vCards fails

Thomas Olsen tanghus at
Sun Oct 25 13:45:07 UTC 2009

On 25/10-2009 13:42 Juan Marcelo Rodríguez <juanrodriguezmonti at> 
> On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 2:05 PM, Steffen Krapp
> <mailinglists at> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I have a problem importing my old addressbook  in kaddressbook. I'm using
> > kubuntu 9.10 for AMD64 with kaddressbook version 4:4.3.2-0ubuntu6. If I
> > try to import something nothing happens, not even an message about the
> > failing. Has anybody the same problem and maybe a solution?
> I had a similar issue with Kmail and also with Thunderbird running
> Kubuntu 9.04 64 bits on my laptop.
> I exported my contacts from gmail and google apps, in csv and vcard
> and I wasn't able to import them.

It seems GMails import/export functions are a bit flaky. I tried to import 
contacts exported from Kontact and GMail got several fields wrong.

Best Regards / Med venlig hilsen

  Thomas Olsen

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