Recurrence bug, and a question.

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  1. Sean
    Sean avatar
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    Jul 2013

    Posted 13 Dec 2013 Link to this post

    Description: Setting an event to recur every x (days, months etc.) AND having a, "end after y occurrences" fails.

    Expected behaviour: I set an event to occur every 3 days, for 5 occurrences. I see 5 occurrences and then it stops.

    Actual behaviour: The recurrence will occur until 5 days have passed, not 5 events, then stop. (So in the case above, I would see 2 events, not 5). If I set every 2 weeks for 10 occurrences, They'll stop after 10 weeks instead of after 10 events.

    Steps to reproduce: Add a new event, set the recurrence to every 3 days, and the event to end after 3 occurrences.

    Secondly, is it possible to set an event to occur every x WORK days?
    e.g. I want to set up a rolling shift with every 6 work days a day off. (Monday the first week then Tuesday, etc until Friday, then Monday again).


  2. Georgi Krustev
    Georgi Krustev avatar
    3688 posts

    Posted 14 Dec 2013 Link to this post

    Hello Sean,

    Straight up to your questions:

    This a known issue, which is already addressed. I will suggest you download the latest internal build of Kendo UI and give it a try.

    In general, the Scheduler widget supports the recurrence rule defined in the RFC5545 specs. You could use BYDAY rule to limit the possible occurrences, but I am not sure if this rule will satisfies your requirements. I will suggest you examine the available recurrence rule and build a recurrence rule, which cover your business case.

    Georgi Krustev
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