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From: Detlef Steuer <detlef.steuer@gmx.de>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Non-scheduled repeating tasks
Date: Wed, 7 May 2014 15:56:07 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20140507155607.58a4f538@gaia> (raw)
In-Reply-To: CAH1=Abipz6qsJ1+9Q2TgpnDPU44c=CEik50v6WdZYp+HBfCVaw@mail.gmail.com

Am Mon, 5 May 2014 15:52:26 +0200
schrieb Albin Stjerna <albin.stjerna@gmail.com>:

> Hi,
> I've been thinking about how to integrate tasks which are to some
> extent tracked elsewhere into my org-mode workflow, such as for
> example "read N chapter of book A" or "watch K video lectures at X".
> I'd like a way to describe in org-mode that a task should be completed
> a number of times, and then have org-mode let the task recur a number
> of times, possibly with a cool-down period (but that's not really
> necessary). The normal progress cookies % and / would preferrably be
> used to indicate progress in the TODO headings themselves.

Not sure if I understand correctly, but did you look into org-habits? 
Sounds similar.



> 1. Has something like this been attempted by anyone else before?
> 2. Which org-mode hooks would be a good place to start integrating
> something that would both potentially block TODO transitions and have
> to read/write properties and/or special drawers in org-mode? At first,
> I thought that the problem could be trivially solved with the
> org-blocker-hook, but I realised that it said it shouldn't update the
> org buffers, and my function needs to in order to update the state for
> blocked tasks (e.g. increment the counter).
> Thanks in advance!
>   Albin

  reply	other threads:[~2014-05-07 13:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-05-05 13:52 Non-scheduled repeating tasks Albin Stjerna
2014-05-07 13:56 ` Detlef Steuer [this message]
2014-05-23  5:52 ` Bastien
2014-05-23 12:15   ` Albin Stjerna

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