[EventCalendar] Re: Feature Request?

Alex Tingle alex at firetree.net
Wed Oct 15 17:08:49 UTC 2008


On Oct 15, 2008, at 11:16 AM, Damon Timm wrote:
>> Might there be an easy way for the iCal export to look for a "custom
>> fields" key of "location" and use that value if it was present ?

On 15 Oct 2008, at 17:45, Darrell Schulte wrote:
> I like the idea, however, say you have an event called, "Monthly  
> Meeting" and it convenes on Jan 1, Feb 2, Mar 3, etc...and they meet  
> in a new place every month...using custom fields to manage this  
> might become problematic. If the location didn't change, you could  
> have 12 events in that one post -- pulling the 'location' custom  
> field without issue and as needed. If you have 12 different  
> locations, you'd have to have 12 posts for each event date to  
> coincide with each new location. Not very efficient.

I think that's an acceptable drawback. Having one location per post is:
  a. easier to implement
  b. fits better with other plug-ins
  c. easier to understand

-Alex




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