Sun Java System Calendar Server 6.3 Administration Guide

ProcedureTo Configure Calendar Server

Before You Begin

Confirm that the ics.conf parameters shown in the following table have the values shown. If they do not, or you wish to customize them, perform the following steps:

  1. Log in as an administrator with configuration privileges.

  2. Stop Calendar Server services by issuing the stop-cal command.

  3. Change to the /etc/opt/SUNWics5/cal/config directory.

  4. Save your old ics.conf file by copying and renaming it.

  5. Edit the ics.conf parameters as shown in the following table:


    Description and Default Value  


    Enables calendar alarms to be queued. The default is “yes” (enabled).


    Output format for alarm content. The default is "text/xml".


    Enables calendar alarms to be dispatched. The default is “yes”.


    The type of server alarm to dispatch. The default is "ens".


    This is the URL for alarm retrieving alarm contents. The default is "enp:///ics/customalarm".

  6. Save the file as ics.conf.

  7. Restart Calendar Server.