[tw] [TW5] How to enlarge text entry box font?

2014-07-13 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello, The font in the little box for entering text is too small for my eyes, especially on a mobile device. How do I change the entry box text fonts to something larger? Thank you! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups TiddlyWiki group. To

[tw] TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2014-07-21 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Apparently when you are editing in a TW5 text field some sort of processing is going on with every keystroke. Not a problem on my desktop nor with short tiddlers, or empty TW's, but definitely a problem with longish tiddlers running on FireFox on Android. Is there a way to turn off this

Re: [tw] Can a $list tag be displayed as a bulleted list?

2014-07-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
That's very useful. There isn't a way to do this using TW's built in bullet function? Thanks, Mark On Saturday, July 26, 2014 11:42:25 PM UTC-7, Xavier wrote: Hi Daniel, A common construct would be: *ul$list filter=[tag[Axes]] * *li$link to={{!!title}}$view field=title//$link/li*

Re: [tw] Re: TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2014-07-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi Jeremy, The infinite delay option seems like a great idea! It seems to me that the world is moving away from desktops except for specific high-end applications. Thanks! Mark On Saturday, July 26, 2014 1:18:59 AM UTC-7, Jeremy Ruston wrote: There's no way to turn off the refresh

[tw] [TW5] How to create custom fields?

2014-07-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I've looked through the TW home page file and this forum (2 or 3 pages spelunking on fields) but can't find this. How do we create a custom field? In my case, I want a sequence field that will allow me to sort chapter portions. Thanks, Mark -- You received this message because you are

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to create custom fields?

2014-08-04 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thank you for that response, Alberto. Mark On Wednesday, July 30, 2014 2:11:09 PM UTC-7, Alberto Molina wrote: Hi Mark, Open a tiddler un edit mode. At the bottom, there is add a new field. Put the name of the custom field you want, press the button, its done. You can use that field in

[tw] [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-01 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello, I've looked through the information at tiddlywiki.com and this forum, but haven't seen this directly addressed. Is there a standard method or known plugin for exporting and importing a set (probably tagged) of tiddlers? In this case, I'm not concerned with the output/input format --

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-02 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thank you for your response. I'm surprised that a task so important is buried so deeply. When evaluating information managers (and I've looked at dozens) one of the first things I do is consider how I can get my data in/out in the event that the software is no longer supported. I can't be the

[tw] [TW5] Transcluding via filter loses paragraph formatting

2014-09-03 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
If I use a filter and view code like this: $list filter=[tag[The_Associaters]tag[Part]chapter[07]sort[segment]] $link to={{!!title}}{{!!title}}/$link $view field=text format=htmlencoded/ /$list The text pulled in is jumbled together, losing the paragraph boundaries. I've tried also $view/

Re: [tw] [TW5] Transcluding via filter loses paragraph formatting

2014-09-03 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
}}{{!!title}}/$link $transclude mode=block/ /$list /Andreas P.S.: Maybe someone can explain why that works and whether there is a better way or not :D Am 04.09.2014 00:49, schrieb 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki: If I use a filter and view code like this: $list filter=[tag[The_Associaters]tag

[tw] [TW5] How can I set the title of a tiddler when creating new tiddler from button?

2014-09-08 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I have a template like: $button message=tw-new-tiddler param=New Chapter Template New chapter/$button Is there a way that I can specify the starting title of the new tiddler from the button? Actually, it would be great if I could also fill in any fields from the button as well. That way I

[tw] [TW5] Is there a way to highlight certain rows of a table?

2014-09-11 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi all, Is there a way to highlight certain rows of a table in TW5? Thanks, Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups TiddlyWiki group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[tw] Re: [TW5] How can I set the title of a tiddler when creating new tiddler from button?

2014-09-11 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello Matabele, Thanks for the links! That seems to work. I was hoping to avoid the slippery slope of plugin addiction, but ... oh well. Thanks! Mark On Monday, September 8, 2014 12:10:57 PM UTC-8, Matabele wrote: Hi I haven't yet updated my widget plugins for 5.0.16, but for versions

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-14 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Now that I've had a chance to look at it, I find that there is no button activation code that I can borrow. Trying to look at it in the javascript debugger, I see a button that doesn't activate anything with some enclosed SVG that draws the button. S what do I actually do to invoke the

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-15 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello c pa, I tried this, but nothing seemed to happen -- not even an empty TW. Perhaps some other magic setting? To me, an information manager without an export function is like a house without a front door. Sure you can break the windows and grab whatever you need, but somehow it doesn't

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-15 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello BJ, I couldn't get the add-on to dock to anything other than the site on tiddlyspot. Is the version imiportant? Working with 5.0.15-beta and FF 27.0.1. The add-on did work for clipping text to the tiddlyclip page, so the add-on works partially. Thanks, Mark On Monday, September 15,

[tw] Re: [TW5] How can I set the title of a tiddler when creating new tiddler from button?

2014-09-15 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Well darn. I updated to 17-beta and now your plugins don't seem to work. ;-( Is there any hope you will be updating them soon? Thanks! Mark On Thursday, September 11, 2014 8:32:09 PM UTC-8, Mark S. wrote: Hello Matabele, Thanks for the links! That seems to work. I was hoping to avoid the

[tw] Re: [TW5] Is there a way to highlight certain rows of a table?

2014-09-16 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Well, I guess that's a start. It would be nice if there was a way to tag the entire row at once rather than every cell in a row, but something is better than nothing. Thanks! Mark On Thursday, September 11, 2014 8:31:30 PM UTC-8, Stephan Hradek wrote: Does this help?

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to import/export subset of tiddlers?

2014-09-16 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Ok. After upgrading and installing the plugin it works. Thanks! Mark On Monday, September 15, 2014 8:50:00 AM UTC-8, BJ wrote: Hi Mark, the plugin was build for 5.0.16 or greater. you also need to copy (drag to your tw) the plugin from the demo - $:/plugins/bj/tiddlyclip

[tw] Is there a plugin or tool to delete tiddlers matching tag (or filter) ?

2014-09-16 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Think the title asks it all: Is there a plugin or tool to delete tiddlers matching tag (or filter) ? I guess the follow-up question would be: Is there a plugin or tool to change the tags of all tiddlers matching a filter? In general, I'm looking for ways of wrangling lots of tiddlers.

[tw] Re: [tw5] Tiddlyclip plugin release - create clips of webpages

2014-09-16 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It looks very promising! Getting information into a TW is half the battle sometimes. When clipping web pages I notice that images are omitted. So if you want the images you have to go back and do it pretty much by hand. Do you think it might be possible to have a version that will be able to

[tw] Re: [tw5] Tiddlyclip plugin release - create clips of webpages

2014-09-17 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
At the moment, it doesn't appear to work for snipping or pinning in Firefox 30 for Linux Mint on Linux Mint 16. It docks, and Tid works, but snip and pin don't. This is using FF plugin 0.0.4alpha and 0.0.6-alpha TW plugin. Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to

[tw] Re: [tw5] Tiddlyclip plugin release - create clips of webpages

2014-09-17 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Ok, it's working, but differently than before (or maybe my memory failed). Yesterday when I used the clipping, the target (docked) TW gave me an import tiddler where I could verify that what I wanted to import. Or did I just imagine that? Maybe the tiddler only appears for tids? Today it's not

[tw] Re: [tw5] Tiddlyclip plugin release - create clips of webpages

2014-09-17 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Looking through the TiddlyClip reference, but can't seem to find this. Is there a way to either (1) Use an existing tiddler as a template for a web clipping or (2) Specify user fields to be filled when web clippping Thanks! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed

[tw] Re: [tw5] Tiddlyclip plugin release - create clips of webpages

2014-09-18 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
When I put a line like this in the in the bottom of the configuration table in the TiddlySnip config tiddler: |Science|copy|Science|[[defaultSnip]]|| and then try to snip using the Science entry, the resulting tiddler is not tagged as Science. FF 0.0.4alpha, TW plugin 0.0.6-alpha, FF 27

[tw] [TW5] Is there a setting to allow drag/drop of images to create local links?

2014-09-18 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
If you drag and drop an image, TW 5 tries to encode the entirety as a tiddler. This would quickly make the TW way too big. Is there a setting that will allow images that are drag/dropped to just form a local link? Thanks! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

[tw] Re: Is there a plugin or tool to delete tiddlers matching tag (or filter) ?

2014-09-19 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks! The problem is, having to respond to a dialog each and every time slows things down. Imagine trying to clear out a year's worth of journal entries that you have archived. At 3 to four seconds a piece it gets pretty boring. Thanks again, Mark On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 1:34:00

[tw] Re: [TW5] Is there a setting to allow drag/drop of images to create local links?

2014-09-20 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks BJ, That approach is worth remembering, but it creates an untitled tiddler with a link that contains a long absolute file name. By the time I've taken all the steps to massage it back into a proper tiddler with an appropriate title, [img] tags, and relative path (the only pathing that

[tw] Macro, widget or plugin to sum up field value?

2014-09-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello! Is there a technique, macro, widget, or plugin that will allow one to sum up a numerical field? This would be useful in for tracking expenses, estimating the cost of a project with multiple components, etc. Thanks! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

[tw] [TW5] Technique, macro, widget or plugin to sum up numerical fields?

2014-09-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello! Is there a technique, macro, widget, or plugin in TW5 that will allow one to sum up a numerical field? This would be useful in for tracking expenses, estimating the cost of a project with multiple components, etc. Thanks! Mark (Sorry if this comes out as a double post - I forgot to

[tw] [TW5] Small request on search field - closing x too small on tablets

2014-09-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello! I'm wondering if the little X that closes out the search field in TW5 couldn't be made into a full size icon (like the Add icon). It's already small on the desktop, but minuscule and hard to click on a tablet. Tablets seem to be the future of personal computing (or at least for the

[tw] [TW5] How to set CSS for tiddler?

2014-09-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I tried wrapping text using the @@ notation. Instead of actually wrapping everything inside the tiddler with the CSS, it applied the style to each paragraph inside the tiddler. This left a blank (white - the default background color) band between each paragraph. Trying to wrap everything in

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to set CSS for tiddler?

2014-09-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello, I don't understand the first approach you suggest. If there is a way to specify a class by tag I couldn't find it at tiddlywiki.com. The second method, surrounding the content with DIV tags doesn't work because all the paragraph information is lost and everything is run together. You

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to set CSS for tiddler?

2014-09-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi Ton, Each technique I try fixes something and breaks something else. Using the tagged option, I get the colors I want, but then TW ignores the font size I specify. (it insists on using tc-tiddler-body). It applies the font size attribute to the icons and the title but NOT the content of the

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to set CSS for tiddler?

2014-10-01 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks Ton! That seems to pretty much nail it. I couldn't find the tc-tagged thing on tiddlywiki.com. I suppose I could learn to use git-hub ;-) Thanks again! Mark On Tuesday, September 30, 2014 11:07:30 PM UTC-8, Ton Gerner wrote: Hi Mark, For the first option try the following to set the

[tw] Re: One TiddlyWiki or Many

2014-10-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Just thinking that you could have a master index TW with short versions of all your tiddlers. A link or a field would contain the reference to the full tiddler. This way you could reference a much larger body of data without the associated performance loss. On Friday, October 24, 2014 7:26:23

[tw] [TW5] Editing two tiddlers side by side?

2014-10-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hello, Is there a way to set things up so that you can put two editable tiddlers side by side (rather than the default horizontal display) ? I know I can display two transcluded tiddlers in a table side by side, but I would like to see and edit the tiddlers as well. This is useful for

[tw] [TW5] Is there a button or checkbox that can set a filter?

2014-10-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It would be good to switch certain filters on or off with checkbox or button. I couldn't find any way to change a variable via a checkbox or button. So, Is there a button or checkbox that can set a filter? Thanks! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google

[tw] Re: [TW5] Is there a button or checkbox that can set a filter?

2014-10-31 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Excellent! So field here can actually be a variable? Seems like that would be worth adding to the documentation. Thanks! Mark On Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:31:56 PM UTC-7, Stephan Hradek wrote: A checkbox can set a field. Try this on tiddlywiki.com: $checkbox field=filter_string

[tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-06 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I asked the same thing back in September: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/tiddlywiki/ShwJuDPhSTQ According to Jeremy, the problem is that the browser API doesn't expose the file paths during a drag/drop. So it would take some additional Firefox plugin or other tool to allow this.

Re: [tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-06 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi Jeremy, I'm assuming (perhaps incorrectly) that when you drag/drop a link from a FF link (not from Windows explorer) that FF exposes more information. Here's what shows up after a drag/drop/import sequence from a Firefox tab being used as a local file browser: Untitled 1

[tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-06 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Ok! If you open an image in firefox, you can the use TiddlyClip (Image snip) to create a new tiddler with the linked image and the image title as name. It uses absolute paths, but it works. Maybe there's something in TiddlyClip that could clean up the image path. But you're still dragging and

Re: [tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
That really sounds like you're describing tiddlyclip: http://tiddlyclip.tiddlyspot.com/ It does all that, though you have to hover over the page and and right click and select the type of clip. But it captures the URI and page text. On Thursday, November 6, 2014 5:43:37 PM UTC-8, infernoape

Re: [tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I think what he means is that when you import files into TW as embedded images or text that the TW rapidly becomes too big to run on a mobile device. The single-file approach is technically more mobile, but the limitations of computing power and browser capability mean that it is functionally

Re: [tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Sorry, forgot to add that I was talking about dragging the links from a FF tab being used as a local file browser. I believe (but could be mistaken) that this circumnavigates the missing path information problem. If the browser, under those situations, passes the link, doesn't it also pass

[tw] [TW5] Bulletin board tiddlywiki?

2014-11-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It occurs to me that this might be possible with CSS already. The single-column format of TW is somewhat limiting. You really can't view more than 2 tiddlers at a time. Is it possible to have tiddlers float free so that TW could form type of bulletin board, with messages side-by-side as well

Re: [tw] Re: Drag Drop External File/Attachment linking

2014-11-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
My quick test on a Chrome browser suggests that links dragged from a Chrome tab used as a file browser also may contain the full file path name. To me, dragging from a browser tab would be the most universal way of doing things, since a plugin would have to be specific not only to the browser

[tw] Re: tw5 question about thumbnails and links to external image files

2014-11-10 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
You could roll your own macro that would do some of that: \define imageit(image:image.jpg) a href=$image$ target=newimg src=$image$ width=25% height=25% //a \end e.g. imageit TW-Images\chimps_77646868_3patrol.jpg This produces a 1/4 size clickable thumb (no actual thumb is generated). To

[tw] Re: tw5 question about thumbnails and links to external image files

2014-11-11 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
On Tuesday, November 11, 2014 7:12:53 AM UTC-8, steve wrote: An Update: I tried a number of ways (see below) to display the images screenshot.jpg and screenshot.tiff in a tiddler. The files screenshot.jpg and screenshot.tiff are in the same directory as the html file. I'm using

[tw] Re: tw5 question about thumbnails and links to external image files

2014-11-12 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
This is a more elaborate version of the macro. It assumes you have a directory with your images (you can change the default) and a subdirectory below that with the the thumbs called thumbs. You click a button to show either the large or full version. This may be littering your tiddler space

[tw] [TW5] How do I add a TOC or links to the right hand control panel?

2014-11-16 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
The TW at tiddlywiki.com has a nice table of contents available in the right hand panel. I would like to add one to my own TW for fast navigation to key tiddlers. Is there an easy way to do this? Thanks! Mark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

[tw] Re: [TW5] How do I add a TOC or links to the right hand control panel?

2014-11-17 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks Ton Tobias! That's really cool! I had certainly looked at the TOC macro, but that last little important bit about how you make it show up in the sidebar isn't in the docs -- as far as I can tell. Maybe I should dig out my GitHub account and add that bit? Thanks! Mark On Monday,

[tw] Re: [TW5] set widget is over used while variable feature is rarely used.

2014-11-20 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
That's very useful! Does anyone else find the whole topic of variables and references confusing in TW5? *Item *may be reference as ... item variable=item $item$ $(item)$ item and probably others. *currentTiddler *is referenced in the documentation, but then there are no follow-up

[tw] Re: [TW5] New Feature Moratorium

2014-11-22 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Whenever you have an open web page, you end up with spammers trying to create link drops. Probably a real wiki (with authentication) or even just a special thread on this forum would be better. I believe the better wiki systems track history, so changes can be rolled back when something useful

[tw] Re: [TW5] New Feature Moratorium

2014-11-22 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Whenever you have an open web page, you end up with spammers trying to create link drops. Probably a real wiki (with authentication) or even just a special thread on this forum would be better. I believe the better wiki systems track history, so changes can be rolled back when something useful

[tw] [TW5] New widget to accumulate values inside of list loop (alpha, or something)

2014-11-24 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
This widget allows you to sum values within a list.Well, at least it did for me. From time to time. *DISCLAIMER*: It is experimental so be sure to back up your Tiddlywiki. Use at your own risk! It requires a little bit more of the user. The user needs to provide three instances of the

Re: [tw] TW5 how to define global variables

2014-11-26 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Oh! So that's how you do it. Is there a developers tw that would have this? Or would it go somewhere on TIddlywiki.com? Thanks! Mark On Wednesday, November 26, 2014 12:53:04 AM UTC-8, Jeremy Ruston wrote: Hi Danielo If your plugin needs to create global variables you should do so in the

Re: [tw] [TW5] New widget to accumulate values inside of list loop (alpha, or something)

2014-11-26 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
On Tuesday, November 25, 2014 6:15:07 AM UTC-8, Jeremy Ruston wrote I'm afraid that the approach that it is using isn't really viable. The main reason is that widgets should not modify the tiddler store as part of their rendering or refresh processing. (I see people trying to do this a lot,

Re: [tw] [TW5] New widget to accumulate values inside of list loop (alpha, or something)

2014-11-26 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
If a tiddler is deleted and one of the grand totals is in error, the user just runs the process again -- just like you need to refresh in Excel when a key cell updates. If you don't care about the saved total result, then the displayed total will update the moment you delete a tiddler that is

[tw] Re: [TW5] New widget to accumulate values inside of list loop (alpha, or something)

2014-11-28 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
My post at the top of the thread has instructions and examples for usage. I see that the Google editor has sliced off a / at the end of one of the example lines, but I'm sure you can spot fix that. The test data for the example I provided was 3 tiddlers, each with a payment field and a value

[tw] Re: updating field value. Using a macro ? ActionSetFieldWidget ?

2014-11-28 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
You could store the result in a tiddler or tiddler field. It looks to me like the action-set widget could be readily modified to have some additional syntax: +field=value so that the field of the tiddler where the value is to be stored would be incremented by the amount of the value

[tw] Re: How can I use a field, named source that I created in a tilder in the same tilder (or another)

2014-11-28 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I think it may not be possible to transclude inside of a macro definition. But you can flip it around and define the macro like: \define edition(src:stuff) --- ^^Version ([[eng|$src$]]) \end and call the macro like this: $macrocall $name=edition src={{!!source}} / Mark On Friday, November

[tw] Re: [TW5] confusion about widgets/macros behaviour

2014-11-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I think anything evaluated within List needs to be real That is, the emptyMessage doesn't work the same as if you got real results. I'm sure someone will correct me on this if I'm wrong. What I did was to *(1) Change the filter so that something always gets iterated, * *(2) enclose the button

[tw] Re: [TW5] confusion about widgets/macros behaviour

2014-11-29 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
PS: This code will probably break if you happen to be editing a tiddler that actually starts with Draft. Avoid that ;-) -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups TiddlyWiki group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email

[tw] Re: Workflow: save current set of tiddlers?

2014-11-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Tabs? Like in tabbing -- a way of displaying tiddlers inside of tabs similar to your browser. See TabsMacro at tiddlywiki.com. I'm guessing he has a neat way of turning your current story into tabs. But I have a problem with Will's site -- no matter how small I shrink the screen, I can't get

[tw] Re: TW5 Philemon experiment

2014-11-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Great Job! Everybody loves Philemon. Now explain Jude* ;-) Have you considered making the tiddlers modal? To me it's somewhat unintuitive to have to close a tiddler to go back to the list of tiddlers. Having the tiddler take over the middle would be more natural these days. Make it into a

[tw] Re: Workflow: save current set of tiddlers?

2014-11-30 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
That does look neat. The 3rd part (with tags) wants the makelist widget. When I try to drag/drop the plugin, I get one of those This is embarrassing messages with error el.className is undefined. If I try to define my own plugin, when I select application/json I get a tiddler with the message

[tw] Re: TiddlyDrive - Google Drive as store for tiddlywiki community documentation.

2014-12-02 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
When I go to the site and reload the page, it says its getting tiddlers from the server. But I'm not seeing anything there since the 30th of November. And only one that looks like documentation. Should I be seeing lots of tiddlers at this point, or has everyone been too shy to post? The

[tw] Re: updating field value. Using a macro ? ActionSetFieldWidget ?

2014-12-04 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Here's a variation on action-setfield. You call it almost the same: action-setfield-inc. The difference is that if there is a +value field, it will use that instead of $value and will ADD it to the existing specified field of the specified tiddler. I've only briefly tested it. Consider it

[tw] Re: updating field value. Using a macro ? ActionSetFieldWidget ?

2014-12-04 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Here's a variation on action-setfield. You call it almost the same: action-setfield-inc. The difference is that if there is a +value field, it will use that instead of $value and will ADD it to the existing specified field of the specified tiddler. I've only briefly tested it. Consider it

[tw] Re: [TW5] Small saving enhancement

2014-12-22 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
This feature would be also be useful on tablets and mobile devices. As the TW becomes larger, you frequently can't tell if the click to save has taken effect. Mark On Sunday, December 21, 2014 11:35:54 PM UTC-8, Stephan Hradek wrote: Hi Jeremy! Do you think it's possible to make the

[tw] Re: New tiddlyclip release

2014-12-27 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
This is a really exciting development. Unfortunately, it's not working on my system. When I try to right-click and snip an image with the new rules, I get an error: [[TITLETID]] is not a JSON. Thanks! Mark TW 5.1.2 FF 33.0 Win 7 On Thursday, December 18, 2014 10:25:20 AM UTC-8, BJ wrote:

[tw] Re: Tiddler Sticky Notepads? Tag stickers?

2015-01-26 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Just curious -- how are you using sticky notes in a GTD system? The problem with stickies is that they don't stack very well, making them inconvenient to sort and view. They also like to unstick from the edges of monitors which typically have less than an inch margin nowadays. I suppose you

[tw] Re: Possible to include/transclude contents of an external text file into a tiddler?

2015-01-19 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks! Seems to be another situation where the code is case sensitive. Mark On Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:46:50 PM UTC-8, Mat wrote: @Mark S I got it to work by copying Tobias code and put in a local file like this: object data=file:///C:/Users/ type=text/plain

Re: [tw] Re: Possible to include/transclude contents of an external text file into a tiddler?

2015-01-21 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
management is the mobile aspect and the flexibility. I have a windows client at work, a linux client at home, an Android app, and if necessary I can edit the todo.txt directly. On Tue, Jan 20, 2015 at 2:26 AM, 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki tiddl...@googlegroups.com javascript: wrote: Thanks! Seems

[tw] Re: Possible to include/transclude contents of an external text file into a tiddler?

2015-01-19 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I couldn't get this code to work with a local file. Does it only work with http ? For organizing daily tasks stored in plain text, emacs org-mode has loads of functionality and a wide user base. Is there a good meta-app for task management in TW5? OM will let you quickly see a calendar for

[tw] Re: import word file

2015-01-31 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
For TW5 (you didn't mention which TW) in Firefox you might be able to make the job easier by exporting to HTML. Use the title feature to give it your own title in the Save-as dialog. Then load the HTML into a browser tab and use TiddlyClip to snip the segments into your target TW. On Saturday,

[tw] Re: Tiddler Sticky Notepads? Tag stickers?

2015-01-27 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
You guys must have some industrial strength stickies if they're able to stick to attic rafters. My experience with stickies is that they always end up on the ground somewhere, especially if the sticking surface isn't perfectly smooth. If you bound several pages of cardboard stock together,

[tw] Re: New tiddlyclip release

2015-01-05 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Thanks BJ. That works better. But it does want me to import them first, rather than immediately creating the tiddlers as it does with the other types of clips. Is this normal? Do you think that in a future version it might be possible to create clips with relative addresses? With relative

[tw] Re: New tiddlyclip release

2015-01-08 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Just upgraded TW in case that was the problem. I also tried setting it up to work from the C: drive, but still got absolutes. TW 5.1.7,Plugin 0.0.7-alpha, tiddlyclip 0.0.5 Thanks! Mark On Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 7:01:47 PM UTC-8, BJ wrote: HI Mark, I have tried to reproduce the

[tw] Re: New tiddlyclip release

2015-01-09 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Great! That was the ticket! Thanks! Mark On Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:00:34 AM UTC-8, BJ wrote: I think this maybe due to ff treating the file url as case insensitive on a window system (window file paths are case insensitive). This means that file:///c/ and file:///C/ will both work on

[tw] Re: New tiddlyclip release

2015-01-06 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
On Tuesday, January 6, 2015 5:30:43 AM UTC-8, BJ wrote: Hi Mark, As Birthe was pointing out, if you have your media files in the same dir or a sub-dir relative to your tiddlywiki, then tiddlyclip will automatically use local paths. It's using absolute paths on mine. For instance, it I

[tw] Tiddlyclip appears to break json/application editor.

2015-04-20 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Took awhile to figure out which plugin was doing this. With tiddlyclip 0.0.8 and TW5 5.1.7 an error (undefined widget edit-json) appears whenever you try to edit an application/json tiddler (like a theme). It's possible that everything else still works, and this just poses an inconvenience if

Re: [tw] Re: [TW5] Is there a template or CSS to expand editing space

2015-05-02 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
I second this! What CSS will achieve this? If you are constantly switching platforms, it's the tiddler that you want to stretch/shrink -- not the sidebar. Thanks! Mark On Friday, May 1, 2015 at 10:12:29 AM UTC-7, Rustem wrote: Did anybody manage to achieve this layout? Not necessarily as a

[tw] Re: Is an inside out TiddlyWiki possible?

2015-05-04 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi David, Yes, a weakness of TW is that it doesn't scale well. What is the advantage of linking to static files? I guess there's a little less overhead in terms of javascript, but now you have to use the search function to wade through the text. And you have to figure out a way to get new

[tw] Re: Is an inside out TiddlyWiki possible?

2015-05-05 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It sounds like a job for Simplenote, or something similar. With a click, you can share a markdown formatted note as an HTML formatted static page. How are you sharing these small sub-pages now? Paste into Email? Separate server? Mark On Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:33:23 PM UTC-7, David Gifford

Re: [tw] Re: Is an inside out TiddlyWiki possible?

2015-05-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
There's another new project out there called laverna (https://laverna.cc/). It's open source, written in javascript, and stores it's data on your local machine in a real database (sqlite, I think). It looks a lot like Simplenote, but can store images. It's got a really nifty editor for

[tw] Re: [TW5] TW Getting Slow Due to Pictures Files

2015-05-07 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
A single picture might be many megabytes in size -- you can really bloat the TW fast if you actually import them. The bigger your TW file, the slower it will work. A work-around is to put your pictures in the same directory or a sub-directory of your TW and then form an image link to it. Like

Re: [tw] Re: Is an inside out TiddlyWiki possible?

2015-05-05 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi Dave, It sounds like what you want is Webdav. Since you have your server, you might be able to set up Webdav. Webdav is supposed to let you edit a web-page in place. It needs special settings on the server to make it happen (usually you specify certain directories for it). You may have to

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to use images with node.js ?

2015-05-10 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Ok, using Michele's idea for http-server running on port 8084, I can define a macro like this: *\define images(image:Bugs Bunny)* *$macrocall $name=imagepath image=$image$ path={{imagePath1}} /* *\end* *\define imagepath(image:a,path:b)* *[img[$path$$image$]]* *\end* Then with tiddler

Re: [tw] Re: TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2015-05-11 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi BJ, If you want to outline the steps that would be great. I'm sure others will be interested too! Mark On Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 12:53:26 PM UTC-7, BJ wrote: It is possible to change this value by hacking the core plugin, if you feel adventurous I can walk you through the procedure.

Re: [tw] Re: Is an inside out TiddlyWiki possible?

2015-05-05 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
For personal use, there's nothing quite as flexible as TW. But it doesn't scale up without problems. Something like Simiplenote makes it easy to quickly publish and update information meant for consumption by others. A published (static) page updates whenever the corresponding note in

[tw] Re: TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2015-05-09 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It's a very attractive layout, and I'll probably use it for my default on my tablet. It does seem to help with speed at the start of a new tiddler. But then it slows down again as the working tiddler fills up. It might be that people who are not touch typists would not notice. Not

[tw] Re: [TW5 Workflow] The Stealth NewHere Method! PLEASE READ

2015-05-09 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Maybe I'm just catching it on a bad day, but when I type a title into the title box and fill in the other fields, nothing appears over in the recent tab.Also, there is no little hand icon for changing the title. If it it did work, I would wonder how it knows when you're finished writing a

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to use images with node.js ?

2015-05-09 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Rules are always changing. TW itself violated the first rules of javascript. Remember javascript wasn't ever supposed to be able to write to the file system. For TW on nodejs to be of practical use (at least to me), it needs to serve up images. This doesn't seem like an unreasonable

[tw] [TW5] How to use images with node.js ?

2015-05-08 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
If I want to serve up images under node.js, but not import them into the TW (because that bloats the TW), what syntax do I use, and where do I put the images? For instance, neither of these worked when I put the TW-images directory at the same level as tiddlers nor as a sub-directory of

Re: [tw] Re: [TW5] How to use images with node.js ?

2015-05-10 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
It's effectively a text-only or mostly-text system if you plan to create a stand-alone TW (which is the only way I can see using it as a mobile reference). Images are large, so just a handful will bring your TW to a crawl -- especially on a mobile device. I'm guessing that the upper limits for

Re: [tw] Re: TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2015-05-11 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi BJ, Your instructions were easy to follow -- thanks! Unfortunately, I'm not sure that it improved things. Actually, it may have been a little better turning the suggested number down (like to 4). But either way there was still noticeable delay when inputting information, as compared to

Re: [tw] Re: TW5 TiddlyWiki processing while typing?

2015-05-08 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Was this option ever implemented, or is there some way I can change the delay by hand? Thanks! Mark On Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 1:18:59 AM UTC-7, Jeremy Ruston wrote: There's no way to turn off the refresh cycle; it is intrinsic to TiddlyWiki's operation. But we could make the 400ms

[tw] Re: [TW5] How to use images with node.js ?

2015-05-09 Thread 'Mark S.' via TiddlyWiki
Hi Michele Mario, It's a little hard to understand the excitement about node.js. Apparently, in order to get images, I would have to install 2 servers (node something else) and change all my image links OR I would have to convert all my images into tid files (which would laden the

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