[Orgmode] Toggle 'closed' in org-agenda-log-mode-items

2009-07-30 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I know that I can set this variable or define a custom agenda view if I only want to see clocked items in the agenda: (setq org-agenda-log-mode-items (quote (clock))) But, I like the way that the 'l' and 'R' keys work in the agenda, where they show/hide the log and the clock report. Is

[Orgmode] Re: Toggle 'closed' in org-agenda-log-mode-items

2009-07-31 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 5:51 PM, Bernt Hansenbe...@norang.ca wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: I know that I can set this variable or define a custom agenda view if I only want to see clocked items in the agenda: (setq org-agenda-log-mode-items (quote (clock))) But, I like

[Orgmode] 6.33trans diary entries in all agenda days

2009-11-16 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I would like to use the org-agenda-diary-file that's new in 6.33trans I am able to press i in agenda mode, and enter a simple diary entry. However, I can't see the new simple diary entry in my agenda, even after refreshing, and after pressing D to show diary entries. Is this the

[Orgmode] Lists for org-refile-targets

2009-12-04 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm not a lisp programmer -- I would like to tell org-mode to use two lists of files (org-agenda-files and notesmine-files) when I refile my remember notes. Currently, I'm getting an error when I try to refile my notes and I think it's something very basic. Here's the relevant code: ;;

Re: [Orgmode] Lists for org-refile-targets

2009-12-04 Thread Nathan Neff
I still get the Wrong type argument: numberp, (0.5) error. Here's the stacktrace for the error that I get when I set org-refile-targets with the following code: ;; Use environment variable $ORGDIR to get dir for org-directory (setq org-directory (getenv ORGDIR)) (setq notesmine-dir

Re: [Orgmode] Lists for org-refile-targets

2009-12-04 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 1:03 PM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Dec 4, 2009 at 10:45 AM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Currently, I'm getting an error when I try

[Orgmode] Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-14 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm using org-agenda-diary-file. When I run agenda-mode with the attached configuration, I see the same diary entry under each day. Here's what my agenda shows. Notice that the entry from Dec. 08 shows up on Dec. 14's and Dec. 15's agenda. Also, 2009 and 2009-12-December headers

[Orgmode] Re: Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-16 Thread Nathan Neff
On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 1:52 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I'm using org-agenda-diary-file. When I run agenda-mode with the attached configuration, I see the same diary entry under each day. Here's what my agenda shows. Notice that the entry from Dec. 08 shows up

[Orgmode] Re: Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-26 Thread Nathan Neff
On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 1:52 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I'm using org-agenda-diary-file. When I run agenda-mode with the attached configuration, I see the same diary entry under each day. Here's what my agenda shows. Notice that the entry from Dec. 08 shows up

[Orgmode] Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-27 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm using org-agenda-diary-file. When I run agenda-mode with the attached configuration, I see the same diary entry under each day. Here's what my agenda shows. Notice that the entry from Dec. 08 shows up on Dec. 14's and Dec. 15's agenda. Also, 2009 and 2009-12-December headers

[Orgmode] Re: Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-29 Thread Nathan Neff
On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 7:47 PM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: Hi Nathan, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: I'm using org-agenda-diary-file. When I run agenda-mode with the attached configuration, I see the same diary entry under each day. Here's what my agenda

[Orgmode] Re: Agenda repeats diary entries

2009-12-30 Thread Nathan Neff
On Wed, Dec 30, 2009 at 5:32 AM, Bernt Hansen be...@norang.ca wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 7:47 PM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: Hi Nathan, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: I'm using org-agenda-diary-file

[Orgmode] [OT] See available keybindings?

2010-02-05 Thread Nathan Neff
I've defined a list of org-mode shortcuts that start with f6. Example: f6 i = clock in f6 o =clock out Is there a way to see all the available keybindings that begin with f6? Sometimes I'm not sure what key I need to type. When I press f6, then f6 appears in the minibuffer, waiting for another

[Orgmode] Resolving Idle Time - Wow

2010-02-05 Thread Nathan Neff
http://orgmode.org/org.html#Resolving-idle-time I just discovered this, and it was one of those 'wow, org-mode already does this' moments. I really like being able to get distracted from some task, then apply the lapsed minutes to *more than one* other task. All I have to do is keep running M-x

[Orgmode] org-goto + Aquamacs

2010-02-05 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi, I like using org-goto to jump to headings in an org file. When I press C-c C-j, Aquamacs displays the contents of the defconst org-goto-help in a different frame. Then, I have to switch back to my main frame. This is a minor annoyance. Is there a way to get Aquamacs not to show this, or

Re: [Orgmode] org-goto + Aquamacs

2010-02-13 Thread Nathan Neff
with using Carbon Emacs. On Feb 5, 2010, at 10:24 PM, Nathan Neff wrote: Hi, I like using org-goto to jump to headings in an org file. When I press C-c C-j, Aquamacs displays the contents of the defconst org-goto-help in a different frame. Then, I have to switch back to my main frame

[Orgmode] Shortcut for adding text item?

2010-02-18 Thread Nathan Neff
I'm aware of the M-Ret shortcut for inserting a new heading. Is there a shortcut for adding a text item to the current headline? For example, I have a headline, with the cursor at cursor position: * Somecursorthing And I want to add a text line under the heading, with proper indentation.

Re: [Orgmode] Re: Shortcut for adding text item?

2010-02-19 Thread Nathan Neff
2010/2/19 Stephan Schmitt drmab...@cs.tu-berlin.de Hi Łukasz, Stephan Schmitt drmab...@cs.tu-berlin.de writes: Also sprach Nathan Neff: For example, I have a headline, with the cursor at cursor position: * Somecursorthing And I want to add a text line under the heading

[Orgmode] Restriction Lock - Visible notifier?

2010-02-24 Thread Nathan Neff
I like the org-agenda-set-restriction-lock feature, but I recently wasted quite a bit of time troubleshooting my agenda views, only to find out that I'd set the restriction lock to a single file. Is there an option to toggle that would show me that I have the agenda restricted to a single file?

Re: [Orgmode] Restriction Lock - Visible notifier?

2010-02-25 Thread Nathan Neff
24, 2010, at 8:08 PM, Nathan Neff wrote: I like the org-agenda-set-restriction-lock feature, but I recently wasted quite a bit of time troubleshooting my agenda views, only to find out that I'd set the restriction lock to a single file. Is there an option to toggle that would show me that I

[Orgmode] Creating ditaa diagrams

2010-02-27 Thread Nathan Neff
While researching org-babel (wow, wish I'd looked @ it earlier) I found the cool ditaa functionality. I experimented for a couple of hours with Emacs' picture mode and artist mode, and wanted to get advice/feedback from everyone on how they draw their ascii diagrams. Any advice? Thanks, --Nate

[Orgmode] Clocktable: Include non-clock items

2010-03-03 Thread Nathan Neff
Is there a way to get a clock table to show items that do not have a clock entry? Here's the use-case: I'm working on Task 1, and encounter an unusual problem. I want my clock report to show some detail about why Task 1 took more time than usual. I don't want to create a sub-heading and clock

[Orgmode] [PATCH] Always insert heading after current

2010-03-05 Thread Nathan Neff
This is my first endeavor at contributing to open source, so bear with me :-) I created a variable called 'org-insert-heading-always-after-current' If it's not nil, and you press M-Return, a new heading is created under the current heading, ***even if you're on the first character of a

Re: [Orgmode] New Org-mode talk by Carsten Dominik

2010-03-07 Thread Nathan Neff
On Sun, Mar 7, 2010 at 11:37 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Mar 6, 2010 at 9:08 AM, Carsten Dominik carsten.domi...@gmail.com wrote: On Mar 5, 2010, at 9:07 PM, Stefan Vollmar wrote: Hallo, we proudly present: Emacs Org-mode: Organizing a Scientist's Life

[Orgmode] [babel] - Support for Groovy

2010-03-19 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm trying to write an org-babel-groovy.el file, and have read through the org-babel-template.el and org-babel-template.org files. Eventually, I decided to just copy the org-babel-perl.el file to org-babel-groovy and replace 'perl' with 'groovy' where appropriate :-/ I'm able to get

[O] Use org for jobs/resume writing?

2011-07-18 Thread Nathan Neff
Sorry, I don't know the alt-key code for the e at the end of resume :-) I was looking at the export-to-odt functionality and thought about re-doing my resume (the content) in .org, then exporting it to .odt for some cleanup / formatting. Does anyone else do something similar? I would also think

[O] Remove orgx files

2011-07-18 Thread Nathan Neff
I've recently started using org-mode to export to html, and I have empty .orgx files laying around in my directory. Is there a way have the publish routine delete these .orgx files after exporting, or is there a way to specify that they should be created in ~/tmp or something like that? I can

Re: [O] Release 7.7

2011-07-28 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 9:33 AM, Michael C Gilbert m...@gilbert.org wrote: On Jul 28, 2011, at 3:47 AM, Bastien wrote: Allow relative time when scheduling/adding a deadline == How is this different from the previous behavior? I thought it

[O] OSX: Display cur. task in Menu Bar?

2011-08-12 Thread Nathan Neff
Does anyone know of a script or a menulet that will display the currently logged in task in OSX's menu-bar? My main purpose is to show Org mode's currently logged in task on some part of the screen that's always visible. I considered using Growl, but Growl only stays open for X seconds, and

[O] Todo with checkboxes is grayed out in agenda

2011-08-24 Thread Nathan Neff
I have a todo like this: * todo something - [ ] first - [ ] next In the agenda, the todo something header is displayed grayed out. I see the reason for this -- org-mode considers this to be a parent headline of child TODOs because of the checkboxes. Is there a way to turn this off? I'd like

Re: [O] Todo with checkboxes is grayed out in agenda

2011-08-25 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 2:53 AM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi Nathan, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: I have a todo like this: * todo something - [ ] first - [ ] next In the agenda, the todo something header is displayed grayed out. I lack contextual information

Re: [O] a new way to navigate your org files

2011-08-27 Thread Nathan Neff
I just found this and it's great -- thanks! On Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 2:25 PM, Tom adatgyu...@gmail.com wrote: Suvayu Ali fatkasuvayu+linux at gmail.com writes: This is very useful. I made some enhancements in the attached patches. The first one adds a very basic minibuffer history. You can

[O] Read-only Cloning Worg Error

2011-09-27 Thread Nathan Neff
I'd like to keep up with Worg's status and went to clone the Git repo, per the instructions here: http://orgmode.org/worg/worg-git.html The instructions say to clone http://repo.or.cz/r/Worg.git (I think it's supposed to be http://repo.or.cz./w/Worg.git) So I ran git clone

[O] Search from Agenda w/lock active

2011-09-28 Thread Nathan Neff
I frequently use org-agenda-set-restriction-lock to concentrate on one of my org-files during work. I have a custom agenda-search command that I would like to use while at work. However, when I try to run the searches, the restriction-lock prevails over the org-agenda-files that are defined in

[O] Capture from terminal command line?

2011-09-29 Thread Nathan Neff
I'm looking for a way to capture notes from a terminal, without having to jump over to emacs. In the past, I simply append the text from the command line to my ~/refile.org file, but if I have emacs running and have a modified ~/refile.org buffer, then I run into complications. I think that a

[O] Prompt for time when clocking in?

2011-10-19 Thread Nathan Neff
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 for that header and press tab to open it 3) Fix the clock-in time If it's not

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

2011-10-20 Thread Nathan Neff
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 for that header and press

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

2011-10-20 Thread Nathan Neff
could see it being a handy way to prompt for clock-in *and* clock-out times. Thanks for the suggestions, --Nate On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 10:35 AM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 9:54 AM, Nathan Neff nathan.n

[O] babel: tblname not being expanded into function/var

2011-12-06 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I've been tinkering with different operating systems lately, and the past couple of times I've tried to install my org-mode setup, I receive this error: Symbol's value as variable is void: shortcut-definition list My init.el loads org-mode-config.org using org-babel, like this: (require

Re: [O] babel: tblname not being expanded into function/var

2011-12-08 Thread Nathan Neff
On Wed, Dec 7, 2011 at 10:31 AM, Thomas S. Dye t...@tsdye.com wrote: Hi Nathan, I believe #+srcname: is changed to #+name: now.  I don't know if this is contributing to your problem. Yes indeed!!! Thank you very much. I changed #+srcname: to #+name: below, and this fixed the problem. I

Re: [O] Minimal overhead Org-mode blogging system

2011-12-10 Thread Nathan Neff
On Sun, Dec 4, 2011 at 10:51 AM, Karl Voit devn...@karl-voit.at wrote: Hi! I got a nice idea on how a very easy to use Org-mode blog system should look like. Currently, I am using Serendipidy with web-based editor to write HTML. Org-mode enabled me to write blog entries and export it to

[O] Refile targets fail with certain filename

2011-12-12 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, This was a very tricky problem to work around. I have two directories (notesmine and personal) that I use to refile stuff to. I refile to my notesmine directory once every few months, so I was baffled last night when I started getting Wrong type argument: stringp, nil when I wanted to

Re: [O] Refile targets fail with certain filename

2011-12-12 Thread Nathan Neff
Thanks Nick for your advice. I have posted a new e-mail with the subject Refile fails with blank * TODO On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 11:05 AM, Nick Dokos nicholas.do...@hp.com wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, This was a very tricky problem to work around.  I have two

[O] Refile fails with blank TODO

2011-12-12 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, With some help from Nick Dokos, I think I've found a bug: If you have a blank TODO entry in any of your refile targets, you will get the error message below. Here's a sample ~/Documents/notesmine/emacs.org file that will reproduce the error: * Emacs - auto fill mode * TODO *

Re: [O] Carstens google talk (was Bastiens talk)

2011-12-17 Thread Nathan Neff
Thanks, Rustom -- this is very valuable! On Fri, Dec 16, 2011 at 6:55 AM, Rustom Mody rustompm...@gmail.com wrote: Timeline for Carstens google talk Carsten Start 1:20 History 1:50 Working with Text Files 2:15 Notes (not tasks) based project planning 3:58 Outline mode - fixing 5:50

[O] Org-babel / Clojure

2011-12-19 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi, I'm trying to be able to run clojure from org-mode/babel, and I can't find swank-clojure listed in the pacakges in my ELPA, as detailed in these instructions: http://orgmode.org/worg/org-contrib/babel/languages/ob-doc-clojure.html Can anyone help me along? Thanks, --Nate

[Orgmode] Add-hook or org-defkey?

2011-02-04 Thread Nathan Neff
I've seen both of these methods used to define/re-define keys in org-agenda mode: --- hook-way - (add-hook 'org-agenda-mode-hook '(lambda () (define-key org-agenda-mode-map w 'org-agenda-refile) )) --- another way

[Orgmode] Go to today in Calendar

2011-02-04 Thread Nathan Neff
I just found that you can press . in the Calendar to jump to today's date. This saves me a gazillion keypresses, especially when you have a one-key mapping to schedule something in agenda mode. I have s mapped in agenda mode to schedule, so I just press s . Enter. Thanks, --Nate

[Orgmode] Hints for scheduling using Agenda

2011-02-04 Thread Nathan Neff
I'm starting to use column mode in the Agenda, where the estimated effort for each TODO item is shown. The sums of the estimated effort is totaled for each day. I like this feature, and want to use it to determine when to schedule TODO items. Does anyone else use column mode in the Agenda to

[Orgmode] Re-map global key while in the agenda?

2011-02-11 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I have F3 i mapped to 'org-clock-in and I would also like F3 i to clock in while I'm in the agenda. I have F3 i bound using global-set-key like this: (global-set-key (kbd f3 i) 'org-clock-in) And I tried using define-key to redefine F3-i in agenda mode like this: (add-hook

Re: [Orgmode] Re-map global key while in the agenda?

2011-02-12 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Feb 11, 2011 at 1:48 PM, Bastien bastien.gue...@wikimedia.fr wrote: Hi Nathan, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: I have F3 i mapped to 'org-clock-in and I would also like F3 i to clock in while I'm in the agenda. How is that useful outside an org-mode buffer? It's not :0

[Orgmode] Projects with priority items

2011-02-14 Thread Nathan Neff
I have a custom agenda view that shows items with the tag project. It shows a TODO list like this: * TODO Project A ** TODO Subtask for project A ** TODO Another task for A * TODO Project B ** TODO B subtask However, if I put a priority on Subtask for project A, then the subtask jumps out of

Re: [Orgmode] Projects with priority items

2011-02-14 Thread Nathan Neff
On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 3:14 PM, Samuel Wales samolog...@gmail.com wrote: Excellent question.  Do you mean all ancestors? Yes. That makes sense. If I have this: * Some project :project: ** TODO Task Foo ** [#A] TODO Task Bar I would like an agenda view that would show items tagged with

Re: [Orgmode] Projects with priority items

2011-02-14 Thread Nathan Neff
On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 8:44 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 3:14 PM, Samuel Wales samolog...@gmail.com wrote: Excellent question.  Do you mean all ancestors? Yes.  That makes sense. If I have this: * Some project   :project: ** TODO Task Foo

Fwd: [Orgmode] Go to today in Calendar

2011-02-22 Thread Nathan Neff
I just found that you can press . in the Calendar to jump to today's date. Nice one, I didn't know that! Thanks for the tip, No prob.  If anyone else has short/simple tips cool things that they find in org-mode please post them -- I enjoy reading the Cool! I found XXX feature e-mails.

[O] Capture - stay clocked in?

2011-02-28 Thread Nathan Neff
Is there an option NOT to clock out of a Todo item that's created using org-capture? I would like to use capture templates to define a new TODO task, and just stay clocked in to the new TODO. Thanks, --Nate ___ Emacs-orgmode mailing list Please use

[O] Cool feature: Link abbreviations

2011-03-02 Thread Nathan Neff
Another one of those I wish I could do X moments where I look through org-mode docs and find exactly what I'm looking for. So, I work for a company where I use an Issue tracking tool, and every issue has a URL like this: http://example.com/issues?PRODUCT-XXX Where XXX is the issue number. I

Re: [O] scheduling items question

2011-03-04 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 1:31 PM, Bastien b...@altern.org wrote: Hi Stuart, stuart smclean0...@gmail.com writes: ** class Monday ** class Wednesday ** class Friday I would use a weekly repeater for these tasks. , | * class Monday |   SCHEDULED: 2011-03-07 lun. +1w | | * class

Re: [O] Re: Something like 'org-clock-in-at-time'?

2011-04-10 Thread Nathan Neff
On Sat, Apr 9, 2011 at 1:03 PM, Bernt Hansen be...@norang.ca wrote: John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com writes: On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 2:48 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: Could someone fill me in on your process for clocking in things after the fact? I've been trying to get into to

[O] Show current task in taskbar

2011-04-18 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I use wmii which is a minimalist tiling window manager. It has a taskbar that can show text/icons, etc. I'd like to see my currently logged in task on the taskbar. The way I see it, I could either 1) poll emacs for the current task or 2) have emacs run a cron job and output the current

[O] Agenda clock report - show currently clocked task?

2011-04-26 Thread Nathan Neff
Does the clock report in the agenda exclude time spent in the currently clocked task? Is there a way to turn this on? For example, I have 3 hours clocked in Task1, and I'm clocked into Task2 for 1 hour: My clock report in the agenda only shows the 3 hours in Task1. If I clock-out and refresh

Re: [O] Agenda clock report - show currently clocked task?

2011-05-09 Thread Nathan Neff
Thanks! On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 2:56 PM, Bernt Hansen be...@norang.ca wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: Does the clock report in the agenda exclude time spent in the currently clocked task? Is there a way to turn this on? org-clock-report-include-clocking-task -Bernt

Re: [O] Show current task in taskbar

2011-05-09 Thread Nathan Neff
-- this is really cool. --Nate On Mon, Apr 18, 2011 at 11:19 AM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: Hello, I use wmii which is a minimalist tiling window manager. It has a taskbar that can show text/icons, etc. I'd like to see my currently logged in task

[O] Cool - Clone / Shift Time with clockreports

2011-05-12 Thread Nathan Neff
I was really impressed that cloning subtrees that have clockreports in them would shift the time for clock reports, even with faily complex times. This is great, and the gurus know about it, but here's a use-case: I have a daily overview where I do the same stuff, and one of the things is

[O] lower-case TODOs

2011-05-17 Thread Nathan Neff
I'm considering using lower-case TODO keywords -- I tried them out and they're MUCH LESS INTIMITDATING than their upper-case counterparts :-) Can anyone see foresee any big pitfalls with doing this? I did a dry run on a test.org file, and the agenda contained a bunch of * DONE headings (because

Re: [O] Query for tags, and bring results into headline?

2011-05-18 Thread Nathan Neff
Thanks Matt! If it's not too much trouble for you, may I ask how I would filter out DONE, etc questions? On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 12:08 PM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org writes: You could then create a dblock by typing C-c C-c on the following #+begin:

[O] Screencast of Search Features in org-mode?

2011-05-18 Thread Nathan Neff
I seem to recall seeing an excellent screencast of using the built-in search features of org-mode. Can anyone point me to it? I've looked on Work, under screencasts and am missing it. I found the advanced search tutorial on Worg, but I thought there was a screencast that went along with it, or

[O] MobileOrg Android

2011-06-11 Thread Nathan Neff
I just joined the 21st century and got a smart phone. I downloaded the MobileOrg for Android application, and have some questions, most of them are probably dumb, because I have only played with the phone for a bit. 1) Is there documentation regarding the various setups/syncing modes? I would

Re: [O] Screencast of Search Features in org-mode?

2011-06-15 Thread Nathan Neff
On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 1:48 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: I seem to recall seeing an excellent screencast of using the built-in search features of org-mode. Can anyone point me to it? I've looked on Work, under screencasts and am missing it. I found the advanced search

Re: [O] Query for tags, and bring results into headline?

2011-06-15 Thread Nathan Neff
On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 12:37 PM, Matt Lundin m...@imapmail.org wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: Thanks Matt! If it's not too much trouble for you, may I ask how I would filter out DONE, etc questions? Sure, no problem at all! #+begin: insert-links :match questions/-DONE

[O] capture datetree into headline?

2011-06-16 Thread Nathan Neff
I looked over the docs for org-capture, and it seems that file + datetree is the only option. I'd like the datetree to be stored in a specific headline in a file, such as Log Is there a way to have file + headline + datetree (myfile.org Log) Or, use the id of a headline, like (id+datetree)?

Re: [O] timetable view for org: found!

2011-07-07 Thread Nathan Neff
This is most excellent. Nice view of TODO items, etc. On Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 2:25 PM, Russell Adams rlad...@adamsinfoserv.com wrote: Upvote +1! This is fantastic to see! I've just installed it and I can already see how useful this will be! On Thu, Jul 07, 2011 at 07:20:36PM +0200, Detlef

[Orgmode] org-agenda-files not being read on startup

2009-05-27 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I recently started using org-mode using aquamacs with this version: GNU Emacs 22.3.1 (i386-apple-darwin9.6.0, Carbon Version 1.6.0) of 2009-02-17 Aquamacs Distribution 1.7 I can't get org-mode to use the *org files in my ~/Documents/org directory as the org-agenda-files when Aquamacs

[Orgmode] Re: org-agenda-files not being read on startup

2009-05-28 Thread Nathan Neff
inadvertently. I have my .emacs files on GitHub, if anyone is interested, please let me know. Thanks, --Nate On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 9:04 PM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I recently started using org-mode using aquamacs with this version: GNU Emacs 22.3.1 (i386-apple

[Orgmode] Use environment variable for location of templates?

2009-06-19 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm a beginner at lisp/emacs, and realize this is a basic question. I would like to use an environment variable WORKDIR to specify the directory where my remember templates are located. I would like to have a template located in WORKDIR/tasks.org Using the code below, when I invoke

[Orgmode] Ignore sub-items of Scheduled TODOs?

2009-07-02 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'd like to know the best way for removing TODO items from the agenda if they have a parent item that's been scheduled. Currently, I have items like this: * TODO top level item, scheduled for future SCHEDULED: 2009-07-16 Thu ** TODO A sub-item I don't want to see until 7/16 ** TODO

[Orgmode] Use variable filename for remember template?

2009-07-06 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I am able to successfully read the contents of /Users/nate/personal/booktemp.txt into a new remember-note. (setq org-remember-templates '((Book ?b \n* %^{Book Title} %t :READING: \n%[/Users/nate/personal/booktemp.txt]\n L:journal.org) )) Now, I'd like to be able

[Orgmode] Display Properties in Clock Table?

2009-07-07 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi, I noticed in the help file for Clock Tables, there's a :formula parameter that you can specify: http://orgmode.org/manual/Clocking-work-time.html The :formula param takes the TBLFM format which is used in the spreadsheets. Is there a way to use a heading's Property in the ClockReport?

Re: [Orgmode] org-export-generic gives an error

2009-07-17 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 5:50 PM, Bastienbastiengue...@googlemail.com wrote: srinivas sp...@yahoo.com writes: I am trying to test org-export-generic. I have an org file which exports correctly to html but when I tried the org-export-generic, I get the following error: === from *Messages*

Re: [Orgmode] Re: org-export-generic gives an error

2009-07-20 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Jul 17, 2009 at 3:19 PM, srinivassp...@yahoo.com wrote: Nathan, Nick Dokos suggested the following fix to .emacs: (if ( emacs-major-version 23)    (defun characterp (obj)      (and (char-or-string-p obj) (not (stringp obj) Inserting this check makes org-export-generic work for

[O] Notifications of appointments in Agenda screen?

2012-08-30 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi all, I seem to recall a feature in org-mode that would show notifications for upcoming appointments, scheduled items, deadlines, etc. in Emacs itself. For example the status bar would have a red notification saying Dr Appointment in 15 minutes. I'm looking all over, and all I can find are

Re: [O] Notifications of appointments in Agenda screen?

2012-08-30 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 8:26 AM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, I seem to recall a feature in org-mode that would show notifications for upcoming appointments, scheduled items, deadlines, etc. in Emacs itself. For example the status bar would have a red notification saying

[O] Appt - How to quit displaying notifications?

2012-09-06 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm using org-agenda-to-appt to warn me about upcoming appointments. I'm fine with the default warning time of 12 minutes, but I would like to turn off the subsequent reminders that happen every three minutes. I'd like a reminder to occur 12 minutes before the appointment, then at the

[O] Show more text in Follow mode or Tabbing after search?

2012-10-08 Thread Nathan Neff
Currently, I do an Agenda search, then I get a list of result headlines back. I know there's a Show Context feature but this is rather noisy. I like the Follow mode feature, but is there a way to show more context around the text that's shown in the Follow mode? For example, I have window 1 and

[O] Keyboard command to force done

2012-10-11 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'd like to create a keyboard shortcut to set a TODO state to done and ignore any dependencies/blocking (like todo items in subheadings, or checkboxes). From the documentation for (org-todo) I see that I need to specify the argument prefix of C-u C-u C-u I have other keyboard shortcuts

[O] Use default value if a variable is not defined

2012-10-11 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm trying to create a function that will tell org-capture dynamically where to put the captured item. I have it almost working -- where I'm getting hung up on is with basic Emacs lisp. I want to basically implement this pseudo code: IF I have defined a variable called

[O] OSX to PDF: Minimal Install

2012-11-02 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'd like to convert org-mode documents to PDF using the exporter, on OSX, but it appears that I'd have to download MacTex which is a 2GB download. Is there anything smaller that I could download in order to be able to export org documents to PDF? Thanks, --Nate

Re: [O] OSX to PDF: Minimal Install

2012-11-05 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Nov 2, 2012 at 2:41 PM, Jambunathan K kjambunat...@gmail.com wrote: Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com writes: Hello, I'd like to convert org-mode documents to PDF using the exporter, on OSX, but it appears that I'd have to download MacTex which is a 2GB download. Is there anything

[O] Had to require org-capture?

2012-11-21 Thread Nathan Neff
Hello, I'm running org-mode from the non-compiled source code and the latest git pull. I noticed that calling org-capture was not working correctly, so I ran (require 'org-capture), then it worked. Is this something new? I can post version, setup, etc. later, but I just wanted to know if I'm

[O] Contexts?

2012-12-13 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi, I'd like to know if there's a way to tell Emacs or org-mode to be in a certain context, where a certain directory is home depending on what context I'm working in currently. For example, if I'm giving a presentation, I would like org-mode/Emacs/ido-mode to have ~/presentation as a

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

2012-02-28 Thread Nathan Neff
On Thu, Oct 6, 2011 at 5:15 PM, John Hendy jw.he...@gmail.com wrote: 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

[O] Refile clear-cache after refiling to new headline?

2012-03-09 Thread Nathan Neff
I have org-refile-use-cache set. I refile a headline to foo.org/foo which doesn't exist yet. I'm prompted to create foo headline. I accept. Then, I refile another note to foo.org/foo foo.org/foo appears as the default refile location in the mini-buffer. So far so good. I press Enter. But

Re: [O] Refile clear-cache after refiling to new headline?

2012-03-23 Thread Nathan Neff
I'd like to bump this thread -- it seems like this is an error/bug with refiling. On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 8:44 AM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: I have org-refile-use-cache set. I refile a headline to foo.org/foo which doesn't exist yet. I'm prompted to create foo headline.  I

[O] Slideshow using org-tree-to-indirect-buffer

2012-04-03 Thread Nathan Neff
I'm using org-mode to keep my notes about a slideshow. The slideshow is a separate PDF, which is fine with me. I'd like to have a quick 1-button press in emacs that would go to the next headline, and open the headline like the super-cool org-tree-to-indirect-buffer so I can see my notes quickly.

[O] Export headings from agenda view

2012-05-17 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi all, I have a bunch of .org files with headings that have :faq: tags in them. I would like to do an agenda search for these :faq: tags, and then export/copy all the headings and their contents to new .org file. The purpose of this is so I can organize my notes in whatever fashion I want, but

Re: [O] Slideshow using org-tree-to-indirect-buffer

2012-06-07 Thread Nathan Neff
On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 9:42 AM, Nathan Neff nathan.n...@gmail.com wrote: I'm using org-mode to keep my notes about a slideshow. The slideshow is a separate PDF, which is fine with me. I'd like to have a quick 1-button press in emacs that would go to the next headline, and open the headline

[O] Custom Agenda Command - change clock/closed?

2012-06-30 Thread Nathan Neff
I have a custom agenda command that shows what happened today. I'd like to be able to toggle the showing of closed items on the fly. Here's my custom agenda command: (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '((7 Timeline ((agenda )) ((org-agenda-ndays 1) (org-agenda-show-log t)

[O] Templates for cloning

2012-08-02 Thread Nathan Neff
Hi all, Is there a way to create a template structure for cloning? The main purpose would be to create a shell or structure that is easy to replicate, such as a workflow, etc. This shell, etc would not need any hard-coded dates, but could simply have offsets for sub-items whose due-dates or

Re: [O] Templates for cloning

2012-08-05 Thread Nathan Neff
On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 9:40 PM, Sebastian Fischmeister sfisc...@uwaterloo.ca wrote: As an idea, this is how I use templates: %+begin_src (defun org-p (key) (let ((val (read-from-minibuffer (concat Define key : (plist-put org-store-link-plist (intern (concat :

[O] Create link using refile interface?

2012-08-23 Thread Nathan Neff
Does org-mode have the ability to use the refile interface or something like it when creating links? For example, if I have a headline like this: -- * Terms ** Xcaligraphicasfoobar Definition of Xcaligraphicasfoobar goes here, but it's hard to link to easily because

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