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From: Detlef Steuer <detlef.steuer@gmx.de>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Tracking flexitime
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:53:08 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20130422105308.4a9906c1@vknecht-intel.unibw-hamburg.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1555195.6OAquhuXJW@x121e>

Hi Thomas,

my way to handle this situation is a datetime tree.

In the morning 
C-c a a i j 
jumps to today and C-u C-c ! inserts a timestamp.
In the evening the same procedure followed by a 
C-u C-c y to calculate my time in the office.

Friday evening I calculate over/under time for that week (in my head)
and note it.

A typical Friday entry looks like that:

*** 2013-04-19 Freitag
    [2013-04-19 Fr 08:45]--[2013-04-19 Fr 17:05] 08:20 (+2:00 +11:10)


+2:00 over/undertime this week +11:10 is total over/undertime.

Very litte automatisation, but only say 1 min effort a week. 

Hth
Detlef


On Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:35:58 +0200
Thomas Koch <thomas@koch.ro> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I'm searching for best practices to track flexi time with orgmode. I've a work 
> contract of 8 hours per day in average. So I'd like to start a clock when I 
> arrive at work, pause it for lunch and stop it when I leave.
> 
> I wouldn't like to rely only on the sum of the time spent on tasks since there 
> is always work time that can hardly be assigned to a specific task.
> 
> So in my understanding I'd need two clocks: One for the time that I'm at work 
> and the other one for the task I'm currently working on. The sum of the second 
> clock will always be a little bit less than the first. But org-mode only 
> supports one clock at a time?
> 
> The next question is, how can I see my current overtime account?
> 
> Google results:
> 
> There has been a similar question on stackoverflow:
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10122813/tracking-flexitime-using-emacs-org-mode
> 
> Somewhat related: lisp code for weekly timesheets
> http://lvalue.blogspot.ch/2010/02/weekly-timesheets-in-org-mode.html
> 
> What have I done today?
> http://superuser.com/questions/196441/emacs-org-mode-as-a-work-diary
> 
> Thank you,
> 
> Thomas Koch, http://www.koch.ro
> 
> 

  reply	other threads:[~2013-04-22  8:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-04-22  8:35 Thomas Koch
2013-04-22  8:53 ` Detlef Steuer [this message]
2013-04-22  9:52   ` Thomas Koch
2013-04-22 11:01     ` Detlef Steuer
2013-04-22 10:24 ` Memnon Anon
2013-04-22 15:39 ` Achim Gratz
2013-04-26 23:59 ` Bernt Hansen

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