Re: [NTLK] State of the NewtSync

From: Morgan Aldridge <>
Date: Tue Apr 18 2006 - 15:34:30 EDT

Your effort is greatly appreciated. If nothing else, you've pointed
out some good areas to be worked on (and fixed some already) and
moved the project over to Xcode... don't get too far to swim back.



Morgan Aldridge

On Apr 18, 2006, at 2:30 PM, Steven Frank wrote:
> So, as an update, here's what I've learned since my last message.
> The Address Book plugin has some more bugs that I hadn't seen at
> first.  In particular, it has some bugs that are destructive to the
> Address Book on the Mac side:
> [snip]
> I also took a quick look at the iCal plugin, and learned the  
> following:
> [snip]
> The more I look into this, the more I get the feeling that I'm in
> over my head.  There's a lot of work to do here, and my spare time is
> fairly limited.  I should probably send the few changes and bug fixes
> I made to Nowhere Man, though.
> I wasn't sure at first, but I'm increasingly of the opinion that
> rewriting NewtSync as a Sync Services client might be the best way to
> go, should anyone want to tackle that adventure.  It handles all the
> conflict resolution for you, and hands you nicely packaged data,
> rather than having to scoop it out with AppleScripts.
> Steven
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