draft-ietf-calsch-icalfpi-00.txt   draft-ietf-calsch-icalfpi-01.txt 
Network Working Group Frank Dawson, Lotus Network Working Group Frank Dawson, Lotus
Internet Draft Paul Hoffman, IMC Internet Draft Paul Hoffman, IMC
<draft-ietf-calsch-icalfpi-00.txt> <draft-ietf-calsch-icalfpi-01.txt>
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iCalendar v2.0 Formal Public Identifier iCalendar Formal Public Identifier
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Copyright (C) The Internet Society 1998. All Rights Reserved. Copyright (C) The Internet Society 1999. All Rights Reserved.
Abstract Abstract
The IETF has defined a standard format for exchanging calendaring and The IETF has defined a standard format for exchanging calendaring and
scheduling data, called iCalendar. This format is useful for exchange scheduling data, called iCalendar. This format is useful for exchange
of personal calendar data across the Internet, as well as in non- of personal calendar data across the Internet, as well as in non-
Internet environments. Internet environments.
In a number of environments where the iCalendar will be used, the In a number of environments where the iCalendar will be used, the
format type and version needs to be identified. For example, when format type and version needs to be identified. For example, when
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format. format.
The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT", The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
"SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "NOT RECOMMENDED", "MAY" and "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "NOT RECOMMENDED", "MAY" and
"OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in
[RFC 2119]. [RFC 2119].
1. Introduction 1. Introduction
This memo defines a FPI for iCalendar. The format corresponds to the This memo defines a FPI for iCalendar. The format corresponds to the
version defined by the [ICAL] specification and identified in an version defined by the [RFC 2445] specification and identified in an
iCalendar object by the "VERSION:2.0" property:value pair. An FPI is
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iCalendar object by the "VERSION:2.0" property:value pair. An FPI is
an identifier that is used to uniquely identify an entity. The syntax an identifier that is used to uniquely identify an entity. The syntax
for a FPI is defined in [ISO 9070]. for a FPI is defined in [ISO 9070].
The FPI defined by this memo can be used to register the version 2.0 The FPI defined by this memo can be used to register the version 2.0
of the iCalendar format in an operating system object registry so of the iCalendar format in an operating system object registry so
that the format can be uniquely referenced within that environment. that the format can be uniquely referenced within that environment.
In addition, this FPI can be used to refer to the iCalendar notation In addition, this FPI can be used to refer to the iCalendar notation
in representation grammars, such as that defined by [XML]. in representation grammars, such as that defined by [XML].
2. iCalendar v2.0 FPI 2. iCalendar v2.0 FPI
The public identified defined by this memo is a non-registered FPI, The public identified defined by this memo is a non-registered FPI,
as defined by [ISO 9070]. The FPI is defined by the following text as defined by [ISO 9070]. The FPI is defined by the following text
string. string.
"-//IETF//NONSGML iCalendar version 2.0//EN" "-//IETF//NOTATION RFC 2445/iCalendar//EN"
This FPI SHOULD be used whereever a reference is needed to the This FPI SHOULD be used whereever a reference is needed to the
version 2.0 iCalendar format. standard iCalendar format defined by [RFC 2445]. For example, the
following shows how it would be used in an XML notation declaration:
<!NOTATION iCalendar PUBLIC
"-//IETF//NOTATION RFC 2445/iCalendar//EN">
3. Security Considerations 3. Security Considerations
Security issues are not discussed in this memo. There are no security issues in the material discussed in this memo.
4. References 4. References
[ISO9070] "Information Technology_SGML Support Facilities_ [ISO9070] "Information Technology_SGML Support Facilities_
Registration Procedures for Public Text Owner Identifiers", ISO/IEC Registration Procedures for Public Text Owner Identifiers", ISO/IEC
9070, Second Edition, International Organization for Standardization, 9070, Second Edition, International Organization for Standardization,
April, 1991. April, 1991.
[RFC 2119] "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement [RFC 2119] "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement
Levels", RFC 2119, March 1997. Levels", RFC 2119, March 1997.
[ICAL] F. Dawson and D. Stenerson, "Internet Calendaring and [RFC 2445] F. Dawson and D. Stenerson, "Internet Calendaring and
Scheduling Core Object Specification (iCalendar)", <To be published Scheduling Core Object Specification (iCalendar)", RFC 2445,
as RFC>, http://www.internic.net/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-calsch- http://www.internic.net/rfc/rfc2445.txt, November 1998.
ical-11.txt, September 1998.
[XML] "Extensible Markup Language (XML)", Worldwide Web Consortium, [XML] "Extensible Markup Language (XML)", Worldwide Web Consortium,
http://www.w3.org/TR/PR-xml-971208, December 1997. http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/REC-xml-19980210, February 1998.
5. Author's Address 5. Author's Address
The following address information is provided in a vCard v3.0, The following address information is provided in a vCard v3.0,
Electronic Business Card, format. Electronic Business Card, format.
BEGIN:VCARD BEGIN:VCARD
VERSION:3.0 VERSION:3.0
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FN:Frank Dawson FN:Frank Dawson
N:Dawson;Frank N:Dawson;Frank
ORG:Lotus Development Corporation ORG:Lotus Development Corporation
ADR;WORK;POSTAL;PARCEL:;;6544 Battleford Drive;Raleigh;NC;27613 ADR;TYPE=WORK,POSTAL,PARCEL:;;6544 Battleford Drive;Raleigh;NC;27613
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-3502;USA -3502;USA
TEL;PREF;WORK;MSG:+1-617-693-8728 TEL;TYPE=PREF,WORK,MSG:+1-617-693-8728
TEL;WORK;MSG:+1-919-676-9515 TEL;TYPE=WORK,MSG:+1-919-676-9515
EMAIL;PREF;INTERNET:Frank_Dawson@Lotus.com EMAIL;TYPE=PREF,INTERNET:Frank_Dawson@Lotus.com
EMAIL;INTERNET:fdawson@earthlink.net EMAIL;TYPE=INTERNET:fdawson@earthlink.net
END:VCARD END:VCARD
BEGIN:VCARD BEGIN:VCARD
VERSION:3.0 VERSION:3.0
FN:Paul Hoffman FN:Paul Hoffman
N:Hoffman;Paul N:Hoffman;Paul
ORG:Internet Mail Consortium ORG:Internet Mail Consortium
ADR;WORK;POSTAL;PARCEL:;;127 Segre Place;Santa Cruz;CA;95060;USA ADR;TYPE=WORK,POSTAL,PARCEL:;;127 Segre Place;Santa
TEL;PREF;WORK;MSG:+1-408-426-9827 Cruz;CA;95060;USA
TEL;WORK;MSG:+1-408-426-7301 TEL;TYPE=PREF,WORK,MSG:+1-831-426-9827
EMAIL;INTERNET:phoffman@imc.org TEL;TYPE=WORK,FAX:+1-831-426-7301
EMAIL;TYPE=INTERNET:phoffman@imc.org
END:VCARD END:VCARD
This memo is a result of the work of the Internet Engineering Task This memo is a result of the work of the Internet Engineering Task
Force Calendaring and scheduling Working Group. The chairmen of that Force Calendaring and scheduling Working Group. The chairmen of that
working group are: working group are:
BEGIN:VCARD BEGIN:VCARD
VERSION:3.0 VERSION:3.0
N:Ganguly;Anik N:Moskowitz;Robert
FN:Anik Ganguly FN:Robert Moskowitz
ORG:OnTime, Inc. EMAIL;TYPE=INTERNET:rgm-ietf@htt-consult.com
ADR;WORK;POSTAL;PARCEL:10 Floor;;21700 Northwestern
Highway;Southfield;MI;48075;USA
TEL;WORK;MSG:+1-810-559-5955
TEL;WORK;FAX:+1-810-559-5034
EMAIL;INTERNET:anik@ontime.com
END:VCARD END:VCARD
BEGIN:VCARD BEGIN:VCARD
VERSION:3.0 VERSION:3.0
N:Moskowitz;Robert N:Egen;Pat
FN:Robert Moskowitz FN:Pat Egen
EMAIL;INTERNET:rgm-ietf@htt-consult.com ORG:Egen Consulting, Inc..
ADR;TYPE=WORK,POSTAL,PARCEL:;;803 Creek Overlook;
Chattanooga;TN;37415
TEL;TYPE=WORK,MSG:+1-423-875-2652
TEL;TYPE=WORK,FAX:+1-423-875-2017
EMAIL;TYPE=INTERNET:pregen@egenconsulting.com
END:VCARD END:VCARD
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