Kubuntu 10.04 and address book

Valter Mura valtermura at gmail.com
Thu May 6 17:38:14 BST 2010


giovedì 6 maggio 2010 Mark Fraser ha scritto:

> Could someone tell me the correct way to have the address book set up in
> 10.04?
> 
> At the moment in KDE Resources I have Default Address book of type file
> /home/mfraser/.kde/share/apps/kabc/std.vcf, but in KAddressbook it is an
> Akonadi Resource called Personal Contacts at
> /home/mfraser/.local/share/contacts/.
> 
> This obviously means that neither Kopete and KMail are looking at the right
> address book, but if I change KDE Resources to an Akonadi Resource Kontact
> doesn't start up.
> 
Run the Akonady tray from Kmenu > Applications > Utilies > Akonady tray.

On sistem tray will appear something like a blue world. Choose with right 
click Configure and then in the first tab click on the button Modify or Add. 
Choose the path where your file is and Akonady will check and use your 
addressbook. Next to the resource will appear a green dot and the word 
"ready".
You added, for example, a new resource and then pointed to the old file. This 
works for me, even if I get error with the database and have to start the 
standalone version of the addressbook app (known and shared problem, AFAIK...)

This is my experience.

Bye,
-- 
Valter
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