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From: Eric S Fraga <ucecesf@ucl.ac.uk>
From: Eric S Fraga <ucecesf@ucl.ac.uk>
To: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: scheduled item taking time from inactive time stamp
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 14:44:38 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <18846.49622.996441.373253@pinto.chemeng.ucl.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <AB65023C-24B2-4084-83AC-B144D00C2D3D@uva.nl>

Carsten Dominik writes:
> > However, my original question still stands: does it really make sense
> > for org-mode's agenda view to take the "time" for an activity that has
> > been scheduled for that day from an inactive time stamp when the
> > active one in the SCHEDULE entry has no time element?
> The reason for this behavior is that I wanted to support things like
> * TODO Meeting at 2pm
>    <2009-01-01 Thu>
> i.e. loose time information that may be in the header.
> The regular expression looking for a time also matches the
> time you had in the time stamp.

Ah, okay, that makes perfect sense.  Thanks!  I guess I don't think of
having the time and date separate ever but I can where others might
like that.

> I think the right approach is to not put the time stamp into the
> header line at all.  Why would you want the *creation* time in such
> an exposed place????

It's because I sometimes want to sort entries according to date/time
of creation as opposed to date/time of actual activity performed.  I
can work around this without difficulty, I think, so thanks all again
for all the input!

  reply	other threads:[~2009-02-20 14:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-02-20  9:17 scheduled item taking time from inactive time stamp Eric S Fraga
2009-02-20 11:36 ` Giovanni Ridolfi
2009-02-20 11:40   ` Eric S Fraga, Eric S Fraga
2009-02-20 11:56   ` Carsten Dominik
2009-02-20 13:10     ` Eric S Fraga, Eric S Fraga
2009-02-20 13:38       ` Matthew Lundin
2009-02-20 14:08         ` Eric S Fraga, Eric S Fraga
2009-02-20 14:40           ` Carsten Dominik
2009-02-20 14:44             ` Eric S Fraga, Eric S Fraga [this message]
2009-02-24  2:29               ` Spike Spiegel
2009-02-24 11:37                 ` Eric S Fraga
2009-02-24 18:00                   ` Samuel Wales
2009-02-25 12:51                     ` Carsten Dominik
2009-02-25 14:42                       ` Eric S Fraga

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