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From: Henry Hirsch <henry.hirsch@adition.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Include does not work when doing org-export-as-org
Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2011 18:09:35 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20111011160935.GA26914@olymp.office.virtualminds.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4492.1318347474@alphaville.dokosmarshall.org>

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 11:37:54AM -0400, Nick Dokos wrote:
> What is *your* use case? That is not at all clear, so far at least.
> Nick

I want to apply the don't repeat yourself (dry) principle to my org files.
For the documentation of software quality I have huge org documents
with a lot of tables which tend to repeat themselves since I 
have to document the same parameters in different environments.

To prevent having to go through a lot of lines and files every time I
add a parameter to be documented or change anything else on the table
for that matter. 

I would like to export it to an org file and have it put the included
files in that file. And while I realy don't get why org-export-as-org
does not do this. I am sure implementing this does not need to break
established api. It could very well be added as a seperate function.

If this needs any more clarification I will contribute every
information I can. Also I understand that there is not much motivation
to implement this since nobody besides me seems to mind the
absence of the functionality.

Thank you,

  reply	other threads:[~2011-10-11 16:09 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-10-11 12:38 Henry Hirsch
2011-10-11 13:41 ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 13:53   ` Henry Hirsch
2011-10-11 14:01     ` Henry Hirsch
2011-10-11 14:09 ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 14:18   ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 14:21   ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 14:27     ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 14:34       ` Henry Hirsch
     [not found]         ` <henry.hirsch@adition.com>
2011-10-11 14:57           ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 15:09             ` Henry Hirsch
2011-10-11 15:37               ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 16:09                 ` Henry Hirsch [this message]
2011-10-11 16:51           ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-12  7:44             ` Henry Hirsch
2011-10-12 10:15               ` Carsten Dominik
2011-10-21 16:49                 ` Bastien
2011-10-21 17:14                   ` Nick Dokos
2011-10-11 18:27         ` Carsten Dominik
2011-10-11 14:22   ` Henry Hirsch

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