Display ellipsis at end of headline instead of after tags

2021-01-10 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. I would prefer to see headline ellipsis always at the end of the headline, but if tags are present, the ellipsis is drawn after the tags. So currently I have something like this: #+begin_example ,* Headline One... ,* Another Headline :tag:another:... ,* Third Headline...

Re: Microsoft Excel spreadsheet editing directly from within emacs.

2020-12-31 Thread Stefan Nobis
Jean Louis writes: > You speak of a programming language and what is possible with > programming language. That's not the point. Org table is integrated with Calc and Calc is a Computer Algebra System. That is something like Excel combined with Mathematica (with a little less GUI stuff) - that

Re: Microsoft Excel spreadsheet editing directly from within emacs.

2020-12-29 Thread Stefan Nobis
Jean Louis writes: > I find Org tables useful for small reports. Just as table mode is > also useful within Emacs. Org tables are primitives that are not > comparable to spreadsheet software. It might be a difficult question, whether Org tables are the best solution in a given situation or

Re: Changed list indentation behavior: how to revert?

2020-11-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
"Dr. Arne Babenhauserheide" writes: > Sad story short:... I'm with you - last weekend I upgrade my OS and had quite some trouble to get everything working again and still have some nasty hoops to jump through. But on the other side: What are we talking about? Org had a given default

Re: New website - back to the old unicorn!

2020-10-29 Thread Stefan Nobis
TEC writes: > This seems very suspicious for one reason. I cannot see "Canvas" > anywhere in the entire codebase of the website, or any loaded > resources. So I have no idea where on earth the JS you're finding > has come from - I'm guessing it's improperly injected by a > extension. FWIW I also

Re: New website - back to the old unicorn!

2020-10-28 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. Thanks for your great work and the wonderful new page! A minor detail: I use the plugin "Decentraleyes" and with this activated there is quite a bit JavaScript garbage at the end of the page (below the "Created by" footer). The part below the footer is this: #+begin_src js { const iframes =

Re: The Website Revamp: The final stretch

2020-09-22 Thread Stefan Nobis
TEC writes: > 2. Picking the best 'Hero banner' on the home page :: I like Variant 1-1 the most - all other variants are a bit too big and yelling for my eyes. Maybe use size and layout of Variant 1-1 with colors of the last variant (page 9, gray background)? -- Until the next mail...,

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
"Thomas S. Dye" writes: > There are many pieces of software that will allow the user to the > violate best typesetting practices easily. LaTeX is not one of them. Not quite right. I have seen people create really ugly source code *and* ugly output with LaTeX with ease. You can create garbage

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: >> #+attr_latex: :center nil :booktabs t >> | My | Columns | >> |+-| >> | 1 | 2 | >> | 3 | 4 | > "PDF file produced with errors." Sorry that I try to make more general examples that are not exactly

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: > OK, but the values still ned to be specified, right? No, just use the package - it sets the relevant lengths to change the style of marking paragraphs and tries hard to also reset every other length that depends on the original

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Samuel Wales writes: > for my part, i appreciate your using the "wrong" style for your > email message A plain text document presented in a monospaced font is quite a different thing than a (longer) PDF with a plethora of layout and micro-typographic options. Do you also appreciate the

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Eric S Fraga writes: > #+latex_header: \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} > #+latex_header: \setlength{\parskip}{\baselineskip} Better use #+latex_header: \usepackage{parskip} as this package has less bad side-effects on other parts of the document than setting these far-reaching lengths directly.

Re: "text mode" org mode

2020-09-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: > Thanks, I wonder tho if all this > (setq org-descriptive-links nil) > (setq org-hide-emphasis-markers nil) > (setq org-startup-folded'showeverything) > is implied, with `visual-mode'? Beware: =visible-mode=

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: > Tim Cross wrote: >> #+latex_class: korma-article > user-error: Unknown LaTeX class ‘korma-article’ >> #+latex_header: \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} > Yes, that's removed the indentation but didn't insert > a blank line... First

Re: basic org questions

2020-09-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. Details about Org tables are to be found in the manual at different places (maybe not optimal, but that's the current structure). First of all, aspects of tables inside Emacs and Org are discussed here: https://orgmode.org/manual/Tables.html#Tables But everything about exporting

Re: "text mode" org mode

2020-09-15 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: > Stefan Nobis wrote: >> (setq org-link-descriptive nil) > I don't have org-link-descriptive, it seems... No problem, the old name is =org-descriptive-links= (this name has been deprecated in Org 9.3, b

Re: "text mode" org mode

2020-09-15 Thread Stefan Nobis
Emanuel Berg via "General discussions about Org-mode." writes: > Can I tell Org mode to don't change editing back and > forth, also don't collapse items in and out, i.e. > virtually text mode I did not test it to every detail, but the following two settings may be a good starting point:

Re: org-time-stamp in German or Spanish or....

2020-09-06 Thread Stefan Nobis
Uwe Brauer writes: > But it still inserts <2020-09-06 Sun> What's the value of `system-time-locale'? In a shell (like Bash), is there a difference between the following two commands: #+begin_src bash LC_TIME=C date #+end_src #+begin_src bash LC_TIME=de_DE date #+end_src -- Until the next

Re: org-time-stamp in German or Spanish or....

2020-09-06 Thread Stefan Nobis
Uwe Brauer writes: > But is inserts the name of the days in English The format and language of the time-stamps is controlled by the function format-time-string (the docstring of this function shows all the available placeholders, including "%a" for the locale's abbreviated name of the day of

Re: issue tracker?

2020-05-20 Thread Stefan Nobis
Detlef Steuer writes: > I would go as far as saying *this list* is one of the fastest > reacting amd friendliest communities I have been part of. The job > Nicolas does is just awesome. +1! -- Until the next mail..., Stefan.

Re: wip-cite status question and feedback

2020-04-13 Thread Stefan Nobis
Joost Kremers writes: > I don't think it's necessary to use a dash (or any other character) > in longer cite commands, though. =citeintext= isn't that much more > difficult to read than =cite-intext=. (Biblatex does just fine > without dashes, and there's always camelCase if you're so inclined.)

Re: wip-cite status question and feedback

2020-04-13 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nicolas Goaziou writes: > Alphanumeric suffix provides 62 combinations, which should hopefully > be enough for any citation back-end out there (I'm looking at you > biblatex). It's not terribly readable, tho, as you point out. I second that. Some of the many BibLaTeX commands are due to

Re: Bug or not a bug? dot expansion in ob-shell

2020-02-23 Thread Stefan Nobis
Bastien writes: > I agree we should have a discussion on whether :results value is a > good default. What about a third collection option 'none' and make this the default? This would emphasize that there is no sensible default for all babel languages, users and use cases. Users would be forced

Re: emacs build command for org-files

2020-01-27 Thread Stefan Nobis
John Kitchin writes: > Hi everyone, > This is only semi-on-topic. I am looking for something like M-x compile for > my org-files, but I don't want it to necessarily use Makefiles. I am > looking for suggestions of existing solutions to this, or thoughts on how > to implement this. This may not

Re: very strange LaTeX error

2019-12-20 Thread Stefan Nobis
"Fraga, Eric" writes: > However, it seems that simply adding \relax does not work if there > is an \hline immediately following so the solution is not that > straightforward. Hmmm... but it should be solvable. Maybe something along the lines of this (rough sketch, I have next to no experience

Re: very strange LaTeX error

2019-12-20 Thread Stefan Nobis
"Joost Kremers" writes: > The solution I usually opt for is to enclose the brackets in an > additional set of braces: `{[...]}`. Whether Org export can and > should automate that, I can't say. In the generated LaTeX adding a '\relax' (so each line ends with '\\\relax') would be a another

Re: Finally figuring out some ob-sqlite stuff -- for worg?

2019-11-10 Thread Stefan Nobis
Eric Abrahamsen writes: > I was confused in part because the "where exists (select *..." looks > like its main purpose is to return rows. Indeed that's the purpose: Restrict the set of rows upon which update acts on. Here I tried to reformat the statement a bit in order to emphasize its

Re: Finally figuring out some ob-sqlite stuff -- for worg?

2019-11-09 Thread Stefan Nobis
Eric Abrahamsen writes: > Okay, it's up. If anyone wants to explain to me the point of the > "where exists" clause in the SQL, I would be interested to hear. It > works as expected this way, but is that clause necessary? Yes, very necessary. Without it, all ratings would be changed - the two

[O] Clocktable creates superfluous columns

2017-02-18 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. In version 9.0.5 Org (Emacs 25.1) seems to generate too many columns in some situations. I'm not quite sure since which version this happens, in Org 8.x I have not seen this behaviour. Here is a small example: --8<---cut here---start->8--- #+BEGIN:

Re: [O] Clocking work time vs. office time

2016-04-29 Thread Stefan Nobis
Marcin Borkowski writes: > No, you're not - this is one possible solution. I'm curious about other > ones. If tracking the time you're at a specific location is your main objective (and if you own a Smartphone), I would say: Geofencing. Let your Smartphone track when you

Re: [O] using vref in latex export, and normal links in html export

2016-03-12 Thread Stefan Nobis
Alan Schmitt writes: > I'm converting a latex document into org-mode to easily export it both > to latex and html. I've just encountered something that I don't know how > to do: export a \vref reference. I would like to have something that > exports to \vref in

[O] Bug in table formular - last column specifier broken

2015-12-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. With the last update to Org-mode version 8.3.2 (8.3.2-48-g700b8e-elpaplus) the following table formular breaks: --8<---cut here---start->8--- | | Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Sum |

Re: [O] Merge branch 'maint'

2015-09-11 Thread Stefan Nobis
Oleh Krehel writes: > Would it be so hard for Git to perform a single merge of master into > maint on release, while keeping them separate and cherry-picking > in-between for the sake of a clean linear history? The question is not whether git is capable of doing this (there

Re: [O] Babel and R: Call code block and output plot

2015-07-28 Thread Stefan Nobis
Andreas Leha andreas.l...@med.uni-goettingen.de writes: You still have to specify the format of the results of the #+CALL line, as in #+CALL: myplot[:exports results]() :results file Works like a charm, thank you very much. -- Until the next mail..., Stefan.

[O] Babel and R: Call code block and output plot

2015-07-27 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. I'm playing a little bit with R code blocks in babel and calling them in different parts of my document (e.g. showing output in the main part and the code in the appendix). With most code blocks (e.g. setting some variables or outputting a LaTeX table with xtable) this works as expected

Re: [O] org-mode to latex, again!

2015-04-02 Thread Stefan Nobis
Marcin Borkowski mb...@wmi.amu.edu.pl writes: As I wrote - yes, provided you update the filename database (e.g. launching mktexlsr from the command line). (Because of speed, TeX does not search the directory tree each time it looks for a package or something, but uses a database in a

Re: [O] [OT] A short (less than a minute), informal survey about LaTeX

2015-03-23 Thread Stefan Nobis
Marcin Borkowski mb...@wmi.amu.edu.pl writes: 1. Did you know about the savetrees package by Scott Pakin Yes. 2. Would you find it useful when producing PDF files other that scientific articles (using Org-mode or not)? No. I use org-mode mostly for documentation and even documentation

Re: [O] fontenc makes pdf non-searchable

2015-03-23 Thread Stefan Nobis
Martin Leduc mart...@hotmail.com writes: You can find a minimal example here[1], with the org file, and the tex and pdf files generated from it. Firts try to search within the pdf. It does not work (at least on my side) To solve the problem, remove the line with \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} Your

Re: [O] fontenc makes pdf non-searchable

2015-03-23 Thread Stefan Nobis
dbo...@mmm.com (J. David Boyd) writes: And how did you determine that please? I assume you mean how I determined that the PDF has been produced by dvips and Ghostscript. In this case: I've just looked into the document information of the PDF file. For example with Acrobat Reader I just press

Re: [O] Citation syntax: Underscore MUST(?) be allowed in cite keys?

2015-03-09 Thread Stefan Nobis
Vaidheeswaran C vaidheeswaran.chinnar...@gmail.com writes: By saying bibtex is not a requirement, I said exporting to bibtex. You talked about Zotero but showed a bibtex entry. Therefore exporting from Zotero to bibtex may not be a requirement, there may be a direct interface to Zotero,

Re: [O] Citation syntax: Underscore MUST(?) be allowed in cite keys?

2015-03-09 Thread Stefan Nobis
t...@tsdye.com (Thomas S. Dye) writes: It strikes me that basing core features of the citation syntax on the software users happen to be using today is a bit like this--at some point the design of the system will prove unprepared for new developments. I don't think this is a big problem. We

Re: [O] Citation syntax: Underscore MUST(?) be allowed in cite keys?

2015-03-09 Thread Stefan Nobis
Vaidheeswaran C vaidheeswaran.chinnar...@gmail.com writes: On Monday 09 March 2015 02:27 PM, Stefan Nobis wrote: IMHO keys with lots of ??? in them are a sign of a data problem. Therefore the author should solve the root cause. Not in the specific case that I cited. The Bib entry

Re: [O] Citation syntax: Underscore MUST(?) be allowed in cite keys?

2015-03-08 Thread Stefan Nobis
Richard Lawrence richard.lawre...@berkeley.edu writes: Like I said, this seems like an edge case, and I don't see that it is necessarily Org's responsibility to accommodate the keys produced by Zotero in such edge cases. And there is a significant benefit to *not* accommodating such keys:

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-27 Thread Stefan Nobis
Aaron Ecay aarone...@gmail.com writes: I count roughly 50 commands in sections 3.7.1 – 3.7.6 of the biblatex user’s manual (version 2.9a of 24/06/2014). Some of these are quite esoteric, of course, but they are all provided. There are many commands (and even more private commands are

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-18 Thread Stefan Nobis
Richard Lawrence richard.lawre...@berkeley.edu writes: 1) Is it worth allowing a name for a user-defined type in the [cite: ...] part, or is it OK to confine user-defined types to the second part (like: [cite: ...] %%(:type foo) or [cite: ...]{:type foo})? IMHO it is better to have such an

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
jorge.alfaro-muri...@yale.edu (Jorge A. Alfaro-Murillo) writes: From what I read in this and the previous thread, the new proposal tries more or less to reimplement BibTeX in org. No, that's wrong, not the database should be replaced. The goal is to make citations a first class citizen in the

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
jorge.alfaro-muri...@yale.edu (Jorge A. Alfaro-Murillo) writes: I see, so in the examples provided Doe99 is only the key, org would not have to know that the author name is Doe and its year is 1999, or any other information about the citation. Yes and no. In the first place org should only

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Richard Lawrence richard.lawre...@berkeley.edu writes: Rasmus ras...@gmx.us writes: Parts I hate: The flag is either `@' or `'. `@' [...] The optional hyphen (`-') Too many weird symbols that I won't be able to remember, much less explain to somebody else. I don't love these

Re: [O] Citation syntax: a revised proposal

2015-02-16 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nicolas Goaziou m...@nicolasgoaziou.fr writes: Time for another crazy idea. Last one on my side for today [cite ...] [(cite) ...] [Cite ...] [(Cite) ...] It should solve the :capitalize issue. +1 I really like it - even when looking at the org file with something weird like vim, it's

Re: [O] Colon in block name?

2015-02-13 Thread Stefan Nobis
Loris Bennett loris.benn...@fu-berlin.de writes: The above was attached with Gnus 'C-c RET f', MIME type 'text/x-org'. But you attached it as inline, so the same problems could arise. To be sure to transfer the file unmodified, choose attachment as disposition. Reading with Gnus, I don't see

Re: [O] Citations, continued

2015-02-11 Thread Stefan Nobis
Richard Lawrence richard.lawre...@berkeley.edu writes: I know these commands are convenient, and that not having them would introduce this class of errors, but the question is whether they are so important that it's worth providing an equivalent for them in non-LaTeX backends. Hmmm... I

Re: [O] Citations, continued

2015-02-10 Thread Stefan Nobis
Richard Lawrence richard.lawre...@berkeley.edu writes: Rasmus ras...@gmx.us writes: Citation types for extracting parts: citeauthor, citetitle, citeyear, citedate, citeurl, As I've said in other posts, I think maybe we should not think of these as `citation' commands and thus don't

Re: [O] Include another org-document without settings

2015-02-02 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nicolas Goaziou m...@nicolasgoaziou.fr writes: You can skip the first lines of an INCLUDEd file with :line parameter. You can also only include a section. See manual for details. Thank you for the hint. I used something like #+INCLUDE a.org :lines 3- but still got duplicate keywords (the

[O] Include another org-document without settings

2015-02-01 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. I try to build an org document that has two parts. One file contains the first part of the resulting document and should be useable stand-alone. The second file is some kind of extension to the first file. My idea is to simple #+INCLUDE the first file in the second one. But then the global

Re: [O] Include another org-document without settings

2015-02-01 Thread Stefan Nobis
Eric S Fraga e.fr...@ucl.ac.uk writes: When I used to do this in LaTeX, I usually had a /master/ document which included the others. That's what I did with pure LaTeX, too. But then there is the nice feature in AucTeX which allows you to compile the whole document while you are in one of the

Re: [O] Build-System: Why not compile contrib

2013-05-26 Thread Stefan Nobis
Suvayu Ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com writes: http://orgmode.org/worg/dev/org-build-system.html#sec-4-1-2 Hope this helps, A little bit. I already know about ORG_ADD_CONTRIB, but I thought it would only be used by `make install' and I do not install org-mode, I use it directly from my local

[O] Build-System: Why not compile contrib

2013-05-25 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. I'm using the maint branch of org-mode and lately I discovered that the files beneath contrib are not compiled and there seems to be no easy way (e.g. via local.mk) to enable compilation of contrib. Is this on purpose and if yes: why? -- Stefan.

[O] Sum marked values in table

2013-03-22 Thread Stefan Nobis
Hi. Is there any way to somehow mark cells in an org-table and then sum over all marked cells of the whole table. For example in the following table I marked some time values bold: || Col 1 | Col 2 | Col 3 | Col4 | Sum | |+---+++--+--|

Re: [O] Controlling pagination on headings in Latex/PDF export?

2012-02-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com writes: \def\mykeepwithnextpar{\par\nobreak\@afterheading} However, I find it exceedingly difficult to manufacture an example that will produce the bad break that the OP reports: LaTeX seems very reluctant to break after the headline. Yes. That's because the

Re: [O] Controlling pagination on headings in Latex/PDF export?

2012-02-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Jos'h Fuller Jos'h.ful...@arcproductions.com writes: but it still doesn't seem to want to cooperate (heading on one page, table on the next). Reading this again, another hint: If the table is exported to tabular and wrapped in a figure environment, then that might be the problem. I'm not

Re: [O] Controlling pagination on headings in Latex/PDF export?

2012-02-17 Thread Stefan Nobis
Jos'h Fuller Jos'h.ful...@arcproductions.com writes: Hi! Thanks for your kind words! ; - ) I did wrap the mykeepwithnextpar definition and I moved the call between the heading and the table as suggested, but it still doesn't seem to want to cooperate (heading on one page, table on the

Re: [O] How to debug org-clock-display: Args out of range: [48230 48230 48230 38618 38618 0 0 0 0 0 ...], 61

2012-01-15 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com writes: The code that sets the level seems suspect to me: (let* ((headline-forced (get-text-property (point) :org-clock-force-headline-inclusion)) (headline-included

Re: [O] Latex image placement (...again. H vs. h!)

2011-08-21 Thread Stefan Nobis
John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Was just rediscovering how to properly get floats to drop in where I want them in LaTeX export (right where I say vs. where LaTeX thinks is convenient). Another way to tackle this problem may be to just not use floats. As the name suggests, these

Re: [O] Wishlist: LaTeX export: automatically append backslash to . unless at end of sentence

2011-08-19 Thread Stefan Nobis
Andras Major andras.g.ma...@gmail.com writes: Hi, in TeX and LaTeX, the width of the glue (blank space) after a . can be one of two different values, depending on the context. And depending on the use of \nonfrenchspacing and \frenchspacing. There is always a longer space between sentences

Re: [O] Unicode and Latex export

2011-08-08 Thread Stefan Nobis
Sebastien Vauban wxhgmqzgw...@spammotel.com writes: having \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} inserted Please beware that utf8x is part of the obsolete and unsupported ucs package. As ucs deeply affects the LaTeX kernel, more and more modern packages are incompatible with utf8x and ucs (csquotes,

Re: [O] [PATCH] org-latex.el: New defcustom `org-export-latex-quotes' to control quotes.

2011-07-11 Thread Stefan Nobis
Bastien b...@altern.org writes: Org to output something like \endquote{some quoted text} instead s/endquote/enquote/ -- Until the next mail..., Stefan. pgpzl49iatYmp.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [O] LaTex export: How to use `csquotes' and `\enquote{}'

2011-07-07 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com writes: Here are some points to keep in mind while working on a patch: o csquotes.sty is part of the texlive-latex-extra package on Ubuntu (and probably something similar on other Linux distros and possibly MacOS X - hunoz about Windoz?) On MacOS the

Re: [O] LaTex export: How to use `csquotes' and `\enquote{}'

2011-07-07 Thread Stefan Nobis
Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com writes: I'd worry a bit about adding the newcommand in the preamble during org processing: what would happen if I tried to use csquotes then? It should be either the newcommand or else use csquotes. Mixing both would be no good idea. -- Until the next mail...,