Sun Java System Calendar Server 6.3 Administration Guide

ProcedureTo Enable Email Notifications

Three types of email notifications can be enabled:

  1. Log in as an administrator with permission to change the configuration.

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

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

  4. Edit one or more of the following ics.conf parameters as shown in following table:


    Description and Default Value 


    "yes"- (Default) To send notifications of invitations to attendees.

    "no"- Do not send email notifications of invitations to attendees.


    "yes"- (Default) To send notifications of event cancellations to attendees.

    "no"- Do not send notifications of cancellation to attendees.


    "yes"- (Default) To send organizers notifications of attendees' replies to invitations.

    "no"- Do not send organizers notifications of replies.

  5. Save the file as ics.conf.

  6. Restart Calendar Server.


See Also

For more information about configuring notifications, see E.4.1 Calendar Server Email Notifications Configuration Parameters and Format Files.