[Orgmode] 'Double-entry' journals

2010-03-18 Thread John Hendy
Hi, I'm quite new to org-mode but am very excited about handling a lot of my current notes/task issues. My current/previous setup: - I use a modified TiddlyWIki and create daily journal entries like this: --- Create tiddler (page) with the title being the day's date --- Using the

Re: [O] Use org for jobs/resume writing?

2011-07-19 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 5:45 PM, Daniel Clemente n142...@gmail.com wrote: Now that org has odt-export and of course HTML, etc. I'm re-thinking using .org for resume writing. Anyone else? I have recently started using Org-mode for my Resume.  I have created a custom LaTeX

Re: [O] Suggestion: Stackoverflow for Orgmode

2011-07-20 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 8:53 AM, Rainer M Krug r.m.k...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 2:13 PM, Thomas Renkert tunnelbl...@quantentunnel.de wrote: Jambunathan K kjambunathan at gmail.com writes: The biggest diasadvantage would be fragmentation of information. All

Re: [O] Suggestion: Stackoverflow for Orgmode

2011-07-21 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 9:15 AM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 3:58 PM, Jason Dunsmore emacs-orgm...@dunsmor.com wrote: Bastien b...@altern.org writes: Something like ask.orgmode.org with a StackOverflow interface would be very nice. I think this

Re: [O] Was tj3 -- tikz gantt chart

2011-07-21 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Nov 9, 2010 at 3:46 AM, Eric S Fraga ucec...@ucl.ac.uk wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Hi Eric, While I like tj3, I was looking around for something on tikz/gantt and found something from the pgf mailing list I thought I'd pass along. Check it out.  [1] Thanks

[O] Input on organization of files for multiple projects?

2011-07-21 Thread John Hendy
Hi, I've debated this before tangentially, but having used org-mode for more than a year, now, I'd like to revisit this with some more formal inquiries. [1] I just finished a mid-phase review for one of my projects and will also be interviewing for a potential new position in my company, and

Re: [O] Input on organization of files for multiple projects?

2011-07-22 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 10:15 PM, Bernt Hansen be...@norang.ca wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: In any case, this works pretty well, but I think I'm becoming more and more sensitive to the fact that I'm not as interested in just tracking journal type entries. I now have bigger

Re: [O] Input on organization of files for multiple projects?

2011-07-22 Thread John Hendy
In your block agenda view, how do you get the line separating sections? Mine just pile on top of each other. Doh. I copied the template I started with from somewhere and just now saw the option org-agenda-compact-blocks was set. Fixed. John Thanks for the input! John HTH, --

Re: [O] Using org-mode for recipes (i.e. cooking)

2011-07-26 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 2:03 PM, Eric Schulte schulte.e...@gmail.com wrote: First, I use org-mode to keep my recipes. Here is the format I use: [...] and so on. I have some methods to convert units back forth from metric narrow a recipe to ingredients only, though I think this is probably

[O] Habits not showing in agenda and no progress graph

2011-07-26 Thread John Hendy
I'm attempting to implement habits for a couple of routine things I should do at work on a regular basis. I've been following the manual to set this up: ,- | 1. You have enabled the habits module by customizing the variable org-modules. CHECK | 2. The habit is a TODO item, with a TODO keyword

[O] Problems with org-agenda-sort-strategy and todo-state

2011-07-26 Thread John Hendy
I'm setting up an agenda block view via help from norang.ca, the manual, and worg on the matters and have come up with something like so: -- (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '((w Agenda ((agenda ((org-agenda-ndays 7))) (todo next

[O] Correction for org-archive-location documentation?

2011-07-26 Thread John Hendy
Setting up archive for the first time. The guiding text in =M-x customize variable org-archive-location= says: ,- |~/org/archive.org::From %s | Archive in file ~/org/archive.org (absolute path), under headlines | From FILENAME where file name is the current file name.

Re: [O] Habits not showing in agenda and no progress graph

2011-07-27 Thread John Hendy
that the graph will show the history of my habits, whereas this thing in agenda is only showing whether I'm ahead, on schedule, or late for this *current* habit. Thanks for any input, John On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 23:22, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: I'm attempting to implement habits for a couple

[O] Capture/refile and file+headline inquiry

2011-07-27 Thread John Hendy
1) How might it be possible to set custom expansion headlines for capture templates? For example, using the symbols from the capture note itself (kind of), something like this: - (setq org-capture-templates '((j journal entry (file+olp ~/org/refile.org Journals %-mm) * %u %?

Re: [O] Habits not showing in agenda and no progress graph

2011-07-27 Thread John Hendy
Thanks to both you and Michael for persisting with me! On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 9:26 AM, Memnon Anon gegendosenflei...@googlemail.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Ah. That might have done it. I was playing around a bit tonight and noticed that if I changed the scheduled date, I

Re: [O] wolfram's computable document format

2011-07-28 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 11:42 PM, Scott Randby sran...@gmail.com wrote: On 07/21/2011 05:41 PM, David O'Toole wrote: http://www.wolfram.com/cdf/ Looks nice, and could be very interesting to orgmoders. Mathematica is required to make a CDF document and the required reader is at least 100

[O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
I saw the previous post about LaTeX footnotes, but I don't think that's my issue (seemed to related to sites with underscores in the URL). I just upgraded to 7.7 and can't export this simple example: - * section Let's see what happens. [fn:1] * Footnotes [fn:1] somethign to say - I

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 3:00 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 2:53 PM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Any suggestions? I have no idea what's going on... Neither have I, but your example exports OK for me, so I'd

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 2:53 PM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Any suggestions? I have no idea what's going on... Neither have I, but your example exports OK for me, so I'd venture to guess that your install is incomplete or mixed-up between old

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 3:20 PM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: ,--- | M-x org-version | Org-mode version 7.5 (release_7.7.23.ge5faa) `--- That is strange, it looks like you've been picking up an old version of org-mode that then finds the git

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
2011/7/30 Jambunathan K kjambunat...@gmail.com: Did that, same issue. It actually said nothing to be done for make all autoloads. One thing of note, though... the error features this: ,--- | (/usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/org-footnote.elc . 6816)], 1 `--- I noted that for some reason it's

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 4:07 PM, Jambunathan K kjambunat...@gmail.com wrote: Now, however, I'm getting the same problem as reported here, except not when I try to open links, but when I try to export to pdf via LaTeX: --- http://www.mail-archive.com/emacs-orgmode@gnu.org/msg44866.html ,---

Re: [O] org-open-at-point (C-c C-o) doesn't work anymore

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 5:37 PM, Hsiu-Khuern Tang tan...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, When I try C-c C-o to open a link in an Org buffer, e.g., http://www.google.com, I get: org-babel-open-src-block-result: Symbol's value as variable is void: org-babel-inline-src-block-regexp This is the

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: Jambunathan K kjambunat...@gmail.com writes: I've done make clean make make doc about 10 times today already, including Achim's suggestion of make cleanall make all autoloads. Just to be clear, the latter suggestion is

Re: [O] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-07-30 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 4:39 PM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: No idea. All I can confirm is that: - git pull - make clean make behaves differently than: - git pull - make clean What is prefix set to in your Makefile? ,--- | # Where local

[O] Something like refile + make destination/subtree?

2011-08-01 Thread John Hendy
Would it be possible to specify a custom tree when refiling? I know if a tree exists one can type a bit of it and use tab completion on the existing file trees, but would it be possible to create a tree on the fly? If a Level 1 headline existed, for example, but not the desired Level 2, one could

Re: [O] [PATCH] Footnote export to LaTeX wrong number of arguments error

2011-08-01 Thread John Hendy
On Sun, Jul 31, 2011 at 4:07 AM, Achim Gratz strom...@nexgo.de wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Would this have an effect if I don't ever run 'make install'? Since it is added to the load-path during compile it might have undesirable side-effects if an older org-mode resides

Re: [O] Undefined variable: org-babel-execute-src-block-maybe

2011-08-01 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 9:43 AM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: With the latest git, I get the following message when I try to follow a link in org-mode: org-babel-execute-src-block-maybe: Symbol's value as variable is void: org-babel-inline-src-block-regexp The problem goes away if I

Re: [O] fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly

2011-08-02 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 3:12 AM, Sebastien Vauban wxhgmqzgw...@spammotel.com wrote: Hello, Sebastien Vauban wrote: For a couple of weeks (2 to 3 weeks, I would say), I often experience the above message when git pull'ing. It does not bother me: I just retry later, and it often works then,

Re: [O] Was tj3 -- tikz gantt chart

2011-08-03 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 7:40 AM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi John, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: I looked into taskjuggler again, but I can't figure out what the status is on tj3 and org-mode. AFAICT, Org's Taskjuggler exporter works fine with both tj2 and tj3. You need

[O] New[er] TikZ package: pgfgantt (interest in using with org?)

2011-08-03 Thread John Hendy
I thought I'd go ahead and just start a fresh post form the orgmode - tikz/gantt topic here: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.orgmode/31824 Eric Fraga did a fantastic job of creating some TikZ code that could create a gantt chart from a table. Since then, it appears that a package was created

[O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-05 Thread John Hendy
I have a custom view that I'm exporting to a text file and then displaying on my wallpaper with conky. I noticed that if I actually have emacs open and a file is autosaved but not saved for real, then the exported text file is blank. I use this command in cron: ,--- | emacs -batch -l ~/.emacs

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 6:34 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: Hi John, On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 12:15 AM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: 1) writing a script that could handle the failure and leave the current agenda exported text file if it happened Do you run

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:28 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: Hi John, On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 8:12 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: Do you run into the same problem if you one the file before hand in read only mode? Something like this before the agenda command might

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:59 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: Hi John, On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 8:53 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: If you can use wildcards to specify your files, it might be possible by just one extra call to --eval. Something like this might work

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 3:22 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: Hi John, On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 9:48 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: -batch -l ~/.emacs -eval Your problem is the long options are wrong. According to the manpages, there should be 2 hyphens. --eval

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:59 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: Hi John, On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 8:53 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: If you can use

Re: [O] Handling errors in command line exporting of agenda?

2011-08-08 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 4:09 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:59 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com

[O] In custom agenda view, done todo keyword is red?

2011-08-10 Thread John Hendy
Is there a way to make the green font face apply to custom agenda views? Here is an example: -- (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '((w Agenda ((agenda ((org-agenda-ndays 7))) (todo next ((org-agenda-overriding-header Next Actions))) (todo proj

[O] Odd behavior in custom agenda (was done keyword red)

2011-08-10 Thread John Hendy
? Thanks, John On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 11:44 AM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: Is there a way to make the green font face apply to custom agenda views? Here is an example: -- (setq org-agenda-custom-commands    '((w Agenda        ((agenda ((org-agenda-ndays 7)))         (todo

Re: [O] Prettier Org-mode Export

2011-08-11 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 12:11 AM, Pavel Panchekha pavpanche...@gmail.com wrote: I put together a few styles that I use for publishing Org-mode files to HTML --- I use this mostly for literate programs, but I think it should be usefully in general.  In any case, hope this is useful to someone.

Re: [O] fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly

2011-08-16 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 8:20 AM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi John, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Is this enough of a problem with or.cz that the page on keeping up to date with orgmode should be updated? I'm not sure how you want to update this section, but I think repo.or.cz

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

2011-08-20 Thread John Hendy
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). I knew I'd posted on this about a year ago and was trying to search for the thread. In the process, I came across this from the manual [1]: ,---

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

2011-08-21 Thread John Hendy
On Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 1:28 AM, Stefan Nobis stefan...@snobis.de wrote: 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

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

2011-08-21 Thread John Hendy
Hi John, I think of [h!] as try really hard to place the float here and [H] as place the float here regardless of the consequences. Great way to put it! Thanks, John All the best, Tom -- Thomas S. Dye http://www.tsdye.com

Re: [O] indenting nested TODOs in agenda views

2011-08-22 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 8:50 AM, Olivier Schwander olivier.schwan...@chadok.info wrote: Yes, I was looking for the same kind of thing some times ago. But I do not have any idea of how we may present the agenda view. Maybe it should be better do display the path to a TODO item, since parent item

Re: [O] Odd behavior in custom agenda (was done keyword red)

2011-08-24 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 1:35 PM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi John, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: It's as if the face changes based both on whether it's scheduled or deadlined and what day it's showing up on. Any input on this, or is it normal? I guess I'd expect the todo

Re: [O] Correction for org-archive-location documentation?

2011-08-24 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 5:34 PM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi John, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: ,- |    ~/org/archive.org::From %s |     Archive in file ~/org/archive.org (absolute path), under headlines |           From FILENAME where file name is the current file name

Re: [O] Underline ONLY the first character of a word?

2011-08-24 Thread John Hendy
From: suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com To: Michael Hannon jm_han...@yahoo.com Cc: Org-Mode List emacs-orgmode@gnu.org Sent: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 2:51 PM Subject: Re: [O] Underline ONLY the first character of a word? On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at

Re: [O] Is it possible to markup one character in a word?

2011-08-25 Thread John Hendy
This seems incredibly similar to a thread that *just* took place. Take a look at this: --- http://www.mail-archive.com/emacs-orgmode@gnu.org/msg45883.html Any help there? John On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 3:00 AM, Vladimir Lomov lomov...@gmail.com wrote: Hi. Is it possible to markup one

Re: [O] The Orgfather

2011-08-28 Thread John Hendy
Loved it. Make them *all* sign the FSF papers. On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 10:05 AM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi folks, http://lumiere.ens.fr/~guerry/theorgfather.html Enjoy! --  Bastien

Re: [O] Was tj3 -- tikz gantt chart

2011-08-30 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 6:47 AM, Eric S Fraga e.fr...@ucl.ac.uk wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: [...] In any case, it looks like *just* after this discussion, something a bit more formal came about for gantt charts and TikZ. I thought you and others might be interested

Re: [O] Was tj3 -- tikz gantt chart

2011-08-30 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 2:29 PM, Eric S Fraga e.fr...@ucl.ac.uk wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 6:47 AM, Eric S Fraga e.fr...@ucl.ac.uk wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: [...] In any case, it looks like *just* after this discussion

Re: [O] New[er] TikZ package: pgfgantt (interest in using with org?)

2011-08-30 Thread John Hendy
/visualization/taskresource_gnuplot_gantt ? John On Tue, 30 Aug 2011, Eric S Fraga wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: [...] There are great examples in the documentation, and I think there's *got* to be some way to integrate either org-mode tables or perhaps properties somehow

Re: [O] org-bable and gnuplot

2011-09-01 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 1:13 PM, Eric Schulte schulte.e...@gmail.com wrote: Marvin Doyley marvin...@gmail.com writes: Hi there, I am planning to use gnuplot to plot some data that I have in org table. Everything is set-up correctly and gnuplot is installed my mac. Unfortunately, when I

Re: [O] Checkbox difficulties

2011-10-02 Thread John Hendy
On Sun, Oct 2, 2011 at 2:06 PM, Dave Abrahams d...@boostpro.com wrote: Hi! I'm having two problems with checkboxes: 1. They're hard to navigate to. I have a task with 4 checkboxed sub-items, and it's very fiddly getting my cursor in position to check them off. Is there a trick for

[O] Create new date-tree entry in current file?

2011-10-06 Thread John Hendy
Is there a way to create a date-tree in my current file, or is the only way to use a capture template pre-set to use a date-tree for the headline? For projects I have a setup something like this: --- * Tracking Stores todos and such * Journals Stores chronological notes that aren't todos. Lets

Re: [O] Agenda view: ignoring everything that is DONE

2011-10-10 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 10:45 AM, Chris Wallace chris.wall...@cimr.cam.ac.uk wrote: On 10/10/11 14:52, Jason Dunsmore wrote: Chris Wallacechris.wall...@cimr.cam.ac.uk  writes: I want to include in my agenda only things that are TODO, or are scheduled and not marked DONE, or have a deadline

[O] Turn off sparse tree highlighting?

2011-10-18 Thread John Hendy
Just discovered sparse trees. Fantastic. Once I'm done... how do I stop headlines from being illuminated in yellow? I don't see it on the sparse tree page here: --- http://orgmode.org/manual/Sparse-trees.html Thanks, John

Re: [O] Turn off sparse tree highlighting?

2011-10-18 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Oct 18, 2011 at 11:06 AM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Oct 18, 2011 at 6:04 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: Just discovered sparse trees. Fantastic. Once I'm done... how do I stop headlines from being illuminated in yellow? I don't see

[O] A more universal markup for exporters with italics/quotes?

2011-10-18 Thread John Hendy
In reading the recent request to specify fonts for ODT, I was reminded of a recent problem I had. I'm writing a longer-ish document (ended up at about 15 pages) and am primarily typesetting with LaTeX to PDF. In sending it to others for feedback, however, they wanted something editable for

Re: [O] Prompt for time when clocking in?

2011-10-19 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 9:54 AM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Is there a way to pull up a date/time prompt when clocking in to a task? Sometimes, I started a task 15 minutes ago, and have to go through the following steps: 1) clock in on the task, 2) Go to the CLOCK section

Re: [O] how to do footers

2011-10-19 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 10:27 AM, Mehul Sanghvi mehul.sang...@gmail.com wrote: I know that Org can do foot notes using fn:xxx but what I wanted to do was put a footer to every page that is created.  It would be the same thing on each page. How would I do that ?  Either I missed it in the

Re: [O] org-lrn

2011-10-22 Thread John Hendy
On Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 1:07 PM, Johannes Hess zerstro...@googlemail.com wrote: I was trying out http://ankisrs.net/ and thought that it would be nicer, if one could learn stuff from within emacs. So I threw together https://github.com/warsus/org-lrn, which basically implements the

[O] Pass LaTeX exporter option prior to \documentclass

2011-11-01 Thread John Hendy
Hi, I'm creating a beamer presentation and screencasting a walkthrough of it for work. I wanted to use impress!ve, but was getting errors about there being no pages in the document. [1] In looking this error up, it seems that impressive requires pdf version 1.4, which can be passed with this:

Re: [O] Pass LaTeX exporter option prior to \documentclass

2011-11-03 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 5:30 AM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 03:43, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: You could try replacing that with the following: pdflatex -interaction nonstopmode -output-directory %o \pdfminorversion=4 $(cat %f) I

Re: [O] Pass LaTeX exporter option prior to \documentclass

2011-11-03 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 12:55 PM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 18:48, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 5:30 AM, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 03:43, suvayu ali fatkasuvayu+li...@gmail.com

Re: [O] Custom title page in org-mode

2011-12-21 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 4:15 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: Steve Prud'Homme sprud...@gmail.com wrote: Ok so i use emacs for school work. I was trying to make a custom title page because, the default latex custom page do not respect my teacher standard So my org-file look

Re: [O] Custom title page in org-mode

2011-12-21 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 5:25 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: That's all that's needed to produce separate title and TOC pages and keep the rest of the article class intact. If you don't like the titlepage format, you can modify

[O] Footnotes issue with LaTeX export

2011-12-26 Thread John Hendy
I'm experiencing an issue similar to this one: --- http://osdir.com/ml/emacs-orgmode-gnu/2011-10/msg00544.html I have a paragraph in which I reference a dollar amount (preceded by $). Attempting to insert a footnote anywhere in that paragraph gets me the error Cannot insert a footnote here.

Re: [O] just made orgmode-7.8.02

2011-12-29 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 3:12 PM, Jude DaShiell jdash...@shellworld.netwrote: We're now golden. When I ran git describe I was told no repository exists. So I ran git init and created an empty repository and then ran the git clone command and this time aI have an installed version of 7.8.02

[O] Gnuplot/babel issue with export to eps

2012-01-05 Thread John Hendy
I have the following gnuplot/babel block and for some reason the resultant .eps file comes up broken but a corresponding version of it gets converted to pdf somehow... what's going on? I stole an example just to check and make sure it wasn't my gnuplot code:

Re: [O] Gnuplot/babel issue with export to eps

2012-01-05 Thread John Hendy
pulling from the org git repo and doing a make now on this computer as we speak. If it still works, I'll do the same at work tomorrow and see if that helps. Thanks for the input, John Chris On Jan 5, 2012, at 3:54 PM, John Hendy wrote: I have the following gnuplot/babel block and for some

Re: [O] Gnuplot/babel issue with export to eps

2012-01-06 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 9:01 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Chris Malone chris.m.mal...@gmail.comwrote: Hi John, I'm not sure what Org mode is doing behind the scenes, but I suspect something is getting muddled because you specify both the src block

Re: [O] Gnuplot/babel issue with export to eps

2012-01-06 Thread John Hendy
On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 10:59 AM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 9:01 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Chris Malone chris.m.mal...@gmail.comwrote: Hi John, I'm not sure what Org mode is doing behind the scenes, but I

Re: [O] Footnotes issue with LaTeX export

2012-01-08 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 4:43 AM, Nicolas Goaziou n.goaz...@gmail.comwrote: Hello, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: I'm experiencing an issue similar to this one: --- http://osdir.com/ml/emacs-orgmode-gnu/2011-10/msg00544.html I have a paragraph in which I reference a dollar

Re: [O] Footnotes issue with LaTeX export

2012-01-09 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 1:05 AM, Nicolas Goaziou n.goaz...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: #+begin_src orgmode * Header Test paragraph where I insert a dollar amount of $100. Test paragraph where I insert a dollar amount of \$100. Test paragraph

Re: [O] Footnotes issue with LaTeX export

2012-01-09 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 11:31 AM, Nicolas Goaziou n.goaz...@gmail.comwrote: Hello, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: One workaround would be to remove $ as a math delimiter from `org-format-latex-options'. How about another idea... would it be possible to remove \$ as a math

[O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-12 Thread John Hendy
Greetings, I was using wikibooks for some formatting assistance on tables the other day and ran into mention of the booktabs package in the Professional tables section. [1] [2] I really, really liked it's formatting, especially since one of my column headers was a fraction. The standard tabular

Re: [O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-12 Thread John Hendy
, Tom John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Greetings, I was using wikibooks for some formatting assistance on tables the other day and ran into mention of the booktabs package in the Professional tables section. [1] [2] I really, really liked it's formatting, especially since one

Re: [O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-13 Thread John Hendy
, but I'll give it a shot. I figure there's got to be a simpler way; just change the first \hline - \toprule and the bottom one to \bottomrule; \midrules in between. Thanks again, John hth, Tom John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 2:12 PM, Thomas S. Dye t...@tsdye.com

Re: [O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-13 Thread John Hendy
! This is fantastic. I love that you can leave it alone (default) or choose to change the variables. Thanks so much for chiming in. John On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 2:21 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 6:01 PM, Thomas S. Dye t...@tsdye.com wrote: Hi John, The Library

Re: [O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-13 Thread John Hendy
:21 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 6:01 PM, Thomas S. Dye t...@tsdye.com wrote: Hi John, The Library of Babel comes with your Org-mode distribution. You'll find it at /contrib/babel/library-of-babel.org I guess you learn something new every day

Re: [O] Way to replace normal tabular env with booktabs?

2012-01-13 Thread John Hendy
On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 12:32 PM, Daniel Bausch danielbau...@gmx.de wrote: Hello! On a usage note, I was surprised that the patch causes automatic insertion of top and bottom rules even when the org table doesn't use ascii top/bottom rules. In fact, if you use |- to put ascii rules on an

[O] Organizing by time or by subject and an idea

2012-01-20 Thread John Hendy
I use org-mode for all of my work notes. For the most part, I'm very happy with it. I know everything is in there somewhere and I can find it. I currently have one file for my projects organized something like this: #+begin_src org * Tracking This is for misc todos. It's just a repo for holding

[O] Custom agenda skips next todos if deadlined/scheduled (by default)

2012-01-24 Thread John Hendy
I have a simple block agenda view that I use with a script and conky to display as on my background. It's like so: -- (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '((e Export ((agenda ((org-agenda-ndays 7))) (todo next ((org-agenda-overriding-header Next

Re: [O] how do scientists use org mode?

2012-01-27 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 3:21 PM, GMX Christoph 13 christoph...@gmx.net wrote: Hi this is my first post here and although I am evaluating org mode with great interest, I am also asking myself in which way other scientists are making use of org mode. It will take a while to get my head around

Re: [O] Organizing by time or by subject and an idea

2012-01-30 Thread John Hendy
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 3:00 AM, Eric S Fraga e.fr...@ucl.ac.uk wrote: Max Mikhanosha m...@openchat.com writes: At Fri, 20 Jan 2012 12:04:51 -0600, John Hendy wrote: [...] Generally I think the way to tackle this is to take advantage that you are working with plain text and not with Word

[O] taskjuggler (tj3) export issues and proposals

2012-01-31 Thread John Hendy
Leading my first project and decided to dig into taskjuggler again. It just seems so natural to have everything in org if possible, so I took another look at the exporter, manual, and worg tutorial. [1][2] As is, as far as I can tell, the exporter does not work out of the box with tj3. I /think/

Re: [O] TaskJuggler 3.1 export (tj3)

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:25 AM, d.tchin d.tc...@voila.fr wrote: Hello, Rainer M Krug r.m.krug at gmail.com writes: [...] 1) does the taskjuggler export work with tj3 (version 3.1.0) (John Hendy says it doesn't (taskjuggler (tj3) export issues and proposals), but there are patches which

Re: [O] TaskJuggler 3.1 export (tj3)

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:56 AM, Rainer M Krug r.m.k...@gmail.com wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 01/02/12 13:25, d.tchin wrote: Hello, Rainer M Krug r.m.krug at gmail.com writes: [...] Oversight? Is somebody looking at enabling export for tj3? Or is there a way

Re: [O] taskjuggler (tj3) export issues and proposals

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 8:09 AM, Christian Egli christian.e...@sbs.ch wrote: Hi John John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: Leading my first project and decided to dig into taskjuggler again. It just seems so natural to have everything in org if possible, so I took another look

Re: [O] refile and link

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Tue, Jan 31, 2012 at 12:49 PM, Skip Collins skip.coll...@gmail.com wrote: I would like to have a quick way to refile subtrees in another file while creating a link to the new location. In my use case, I keep a comprehensive list of projects in Projects.org. Each top level headline is the

Re: [O] How do teachers use org-mode

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 4:35 AM, BernardH uncompte.pour.tes...@gmail.com wrote: Venkatesh Choppella venkatesh.choppella at iiit.ac.in writes: Dear Org-mode users: [...] I'd like to use it for project planning with taskjuggler, but I'm currently unable to do it (with taskjuggler v 3.1.0)

Re: [O] taskjuggler (tj3) export issues and proposals

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
2012/2/1 Christian Egli christian.e...@sbs.ch: Rainer M Krug r.m.k...@gmail.com writes: But I am not clear about 1) how your .org file looks 2) your reports.tji looks 3) what I have to set in emacs / org variables to use tj3. Would it be possible to post a small basic example so that one

Re: [O] refile and link

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 9:54 AM, Skip Collins skip.coll...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 10:25 AM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: | - A wiki of hyperlinked files that grows and adapts to meet your needs. After I sent my request, it occurred to me that the envisioned refile

Re: [O] TaskJuggler 3.1 export (tj3)

2012-02-01 Thread John Hendy
On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 1:48 PM, d.tchin d.tc...@voila.fr wrote: John Hendy jw.hendy at gmail.com writes: On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:25 AM, d.tchin d.tchin at voila.fr wrote: Hello, Rainer M Krug r.m.krug at gmail.com writes: Even so, see my most recent thread (http://www.mail

Re: [Orgmode] [OT] Taskwarrior, nice GTD-oriented CLI thing

2011-02-03 Thread John Hendy
On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 7:14 PM, Torsten Wagner torsten.wag...@gmail.comwrote: Hi, maybe someone should contact the devs there and invite them (to come to this email list and/or vice versa). There is really some beauty in the idea to use dead simple command line tools to getting things fast

[Orgmode] Automatic noexport tag based on rules?

2011-02-08 Thread John Hendy
Hi, My apologies if this has been discussed. I couldn't find it. I write everything from work in org-mode for several reasons. Primarily, it's my documentation system for research in order to properly document Intellectual Property (IP) information. It's also for todos and contacts. When it

Re: [Orgmode] Automatic noexport tag based on rules?

2011-02-08 Thread John Hendy
, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, My apologies if this has been discussed. I couldn't find it. I write everything from work in org-mode for several reasons. Primarily, it's my documentation system for research in order to properly document Intellectual Property (IP) information

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