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I want to develop a little application and I want to add events to the calendar of the Gnome panel clock. How does it work? Is there a D-Bus Interface I can use? Or can I directly access the evolution-data-server?

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For Ubuntu 12.10 Claasic (With Gnome-Panel)

Evolution-Python module has been depreciated now. Evolution Data Server 3.6 can be accessed with Python using gobject introspection. For this, gir1.2-edataserver-1.2 and gir1-2-ecalendar-1.2 also need to be installed.

Refer to this answer: Coding own applicaion for Gnome-shell Calendar

It should work for panel clock-applet also.

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Unity's datetime indicator also uses Evolution Data Server to list upcoming events, so this will work for the default Ubuntu desktop as well. –  mhall119 Nov 23 '12 at 17:59

The Evolution-python library lets you access Evolution Data Server in Python.

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