[horde] Horde 4 misc problems

Michael Rubinsky mrubinsk at horde.org
Sun Apr 10 13:42:49 UTC 2011

Quoting Louis-Philippe Allard <lp.allard.1 at gmail.com>:

> So I finally installed Horde 4 and started to use it.  I however face
> a few important glitches and wonder if I mis-configured it (wouldn't
> be surprised of this) or maybe there is some bugs (!?)
> First problem is with the interfaces.  When I point to
> http://$SERVERIP/horde4/login.php I am presented with the login page.
> I am using GMail's imap server as my authentication engine.  I enter
> my GMail username/password and proceed to the main Horde page.  SO far
> so good.  Then, if I click on the Mail shortcut in the browser on the
> left, I am presented with a new login page.  Entering my GMail
> credentials does not work.  Its like if IMP and Horde were separate
> programs...  In Horde 3, once I logged in at first, I could navigate
> everywhere without re-logging again... Whats wrong?

Probably didn't configure imp/config/backends.php correctly.

> Second problem is with the Contacts.  When I try to import my contacts
> from Outlook, Horde import wizard ask me to select a CSV file, I
> select the file and then I click next.  Then I am presented with Step
> 2, I accept the settings.  Then Step 3, I am asked to select a field
> imported from the source file at the left, and the matching field
> available in my address book at the right.   The problem is that the
> list on the left is empty.  I cant continue.  Any idea?

Please create a bug report on bugs.horde.org.

> Third problem is also with the contacts.  Simply, how do I delete a
> picture in a contact?

Ditto, please create a bug report.

> Last problem is a major one.  I had Horde 3 running perfectly.  TO
> reuse my Contacts, calendar events, tasks, etc, I reused the SQL
> database.  What I did is I installed Horde 4, configured to use the
> existing DB and updated the Database fields during the setup (config)
> phase.  All went without errors.  Now, my contacts all seems fine, but
> my calendar is all screwed up.  The events changed hours but seems to
> have remained the same day.  For example, if I has an appointement
> scheduled for June 7 2011 from 14:00 to 16:00, now it is the same day,
> but from 08:00 to 10:00.... Again, any idea how to recover this mess?

Sounds like maybe the old data was in local timezone, but horde is  
configured to use UTC, or the other way around?


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