Data::ICal::Entry::Event - Represents an event in an iCalendar file
my $vevent = Data::ICal::Entry::Event->new(); $vevent->add_properties( summary => "my party", description => "I'll cry if I want to", # Dat*e*::ICal is not a typo here dtstart => Date::ICal->new( epoch => time )->ical, ); $calendar->add_entry($vevent); $vevent->add_entry($alarm);
A Data::ICal::Entry::Event object represents a single event in an iCalendar file. (Note that the iCalendar RFC refers to entries as "components".) It is a subclass of Data::ICal::Entry and accepts all of its methods.
VEVENT, its iCalendar entry name.
According to the iCalendar standard, the following properties may be specified at most one time for an event:
class created description dtstart geo last-modified location organizer priority dtstamp sequence status summary transp uid url recurrence-id
duration may be specified at most once each, but not both in the same entry (though this restriction is not enforced).
According to the iCalendar standard, the following properties may be specified any number of times for an event:
attach attendee categories comment contact exdate exrule request-status related-to resources rdate rrule
For date parsing and formatting, including denoting "all day" events, considering using this module. Because it's a "mix in", you can still use all the methods here as well as the new date handling methods it defines.
<email@example.com> with David Glasser, Simon Wistow, and Alex Vandiver
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