Re: [VCARDDAV] KIND:group vs. KIND:org

Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org> Tue, 13 July 2010 08:50 UTC

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Subject: Re: [VCARDDAV] KIND:group vs. KIND:org
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On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 10:08 AM, Javier Godoy <rjgodoy@fich.unl.edu.ar> wrote:
> Hi Kevin,
>
> KIND:"org" means the vCard instance represents the organization itself. In
> this case the organization name is given in ORG and there is no N property
> (because there are no surnames or given names). In vCard 3.0 it was not
> clear how to represent organizations, because the N property had always to
> be present.
>
> KIND:"group" means the vCard represents a "group of individuals", such as a
> mailing list, a set of contacts, etc. A group may have MEMBERs, while other
> kinds of vCard can't.

Is this recursive? Can the members of a group be groups?

Dan