#10 interoperability between abook and gammu


I hope this project will find a new maintener quickly. I will help to improve abook if possible...

What I mean whit this summary is just to have the possibility to import in abook, contacts i created in my phone, and after i completed (I'm feeling that's not the correct time...) them in abook, to export them on my phone.

I done some tests on debian etch with abook-0.5.6-3 and
gammu-1.08.00-1. I hope these versions make sense.

I created a new account named toto in my phone with all item completed and exported it with gammu as an ldif file. Here is the result :
dn: Toto
objectclass: top
objectclass: person
objectclass: organizationalPerson
objectclass: inetOrgPerson
objectclass: mozillaAbPersonObsolete
givenName: Toto
cn: Toto
telephoneNumber: 0101
fax: 0111
mobile: 0606
homePhone: 010
workPhone: 0106
mail: toto@toto.fr
homeurl: toto.fr
HomePostalAddress: 1 Rue Toto
Description: Totot
/*blank line in original file*/

I done the same kind of account with abook:
version: 1
dn: cn=toto,mail=toto@toto
cn: toto
mail: toto@toto
streetaddress: 1 rue toto
streetaddress2: 2 rue toto
locality: totocity
st: totoprovince
postalcode: 77110
countryname: totoland
homephone: 010
description: totot
homeurl: toto.fr
facsimiletelephonenumber: 0111
cellphone: 0606
xmozillaanyphone: 0106
xmozillanickname: totopseudo
objectclass: top
objectclass: person
/*blank line in original file*/

I tried hard to give the same information (except case, like in case sensitive) in each application. It seems clear that some items doesn't correspond.

Best regards

PS: I'm crossposting


  • Raphaël Droz
    Raphaël Droz

    Ldif filter was reworked in [2f827e] and field aliases were added.
    Please try.
    Side note: you may have more chance exporting to vcard if it fit your needs.



    Commit: [2f827e]

    Last edit: Raphaël Droz 2015-09-29
  • Raphaël Droz
    Raphaël Droz

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