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From: Paul Holcomb <pholcomb@cpoint.net>
To: Samuel Wales <samologist@gmail.com>
Cc: Deric Bytes <dericbytes@gmail.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Moving headlines and content.
Date: Wed, 8 Apr 2009 12:52:04 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20090408175204.GX24072@cpoint.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20524da70904071328l33f82e3y38c5542959ceadbd@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue, Apr 07, 2009 at 01:28:24PM -0700, Samuel Wales wrote:
> Not that I know of.
> 
> It might be possible, however, to (1) make a command that tags each
> entry with :MARK: (similar to marking in dired -- you don't need this,
> but would add completeness) (2) make a command that tags /matching/
> items (you need this) and (3) make a command that moves all marked
> entries (using org-refile).
> 
> Thus, it could be a generic marking mechanism like dired, and it could
> work for the outline in addition to the agenda.
> 
> Not that that helps you :).

 Both of these would be killer features IMHO.  This type of UI in mutt
 (tagging messages) is great for dealing with large amounts of items.

 I tried to figure out the best way to do this a couple months ago,
 but it was a little over my head for my level of elisp proficiency.
 Ideally, I wanted to show all of the data about to be moved in a
 separate frame, as there is totally the possibility of destroying a
 large amount of data in this way.

-- 
Paul Holcomb                               *pholcomb    \@      cpoint  net*
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  reply	other threads:[~2009-04-08 17:52 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-04-07 12:38 Deric Bytes
2009-04-07 20:28 ` Samuel Wales
2009-04-08 17:52   ` Paul Holcomb [this message]
2009-06-25  7:13     ` Carsten Dominik
2009-06-25 13:48       ` Paul Holcomb
2009-04-08 15:49 ` Carsten Dominik

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