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I use alpine to read mails, and occasionally get emails from people with vCalendar files in attachment. Is there a command line utility that reads and displays vCalendar files?

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I just googled and found vcal, a perl script for displaying vcal files. According to the man page it should do exactly what you need.

There is also gcalcli a command line interface for google calendar which allows you to manage your google calendar. This may allow you to add events you received directly to your existing calendar.

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