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From: Josef Wolf <jw@raven.inka.de>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: How to specify birthdays?
Date: Tue, 13 May 2014 09:24:36 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20140513072436.GD18283@raven.inka.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87tx8u4frr.fsf@ericabrahamsen.net>

On Di, Mai 13, 2014 at 09:40:56 +0800, Eric Abrahamsen wrote:
> Dominic Surano <sk8ingdom@gmail.com> writes:
> Deadlines and schedules are generally for things that require an action
> on your part, and thus will continue to show up in the agenda as
> un-acted-upon if you don't do anything. Usually, for things like
> birthdays, you just use a plain timestamp (no scheduled or deadline),
> and then you can just see it coming in the usual org agenda. I don't
> think there's any other way to give a specific warning about an upcoming
> timestamp, though...

Yeah, that seems to work better.

But still no way for something like "Married %d years ago!" like its shown in
the org-anniversary example on orgmode.org/manual/Weekly_002fdaily-agenda.html

Josef Wolf

  reply	other threads:[~2014-05-13  7:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-05-12 21:42 How to specify birthdays? Josef Wolf
2014-05-12 22:22 ` Dominic Surano
2014-05-13  1:40   ` Eric Abrahamsen
2014-05-13  7:24     ` Josef Wolf [this message]
2014-05-13  9:07       ` Eric Abrahamsen
2014-05-13 11:17         ` Josef Wolf
2014-05-13 13:32           ` Eric Abrahamsen
2014-05-13  7:07   ` Josef Wolf
2014-05-13 17:15     ` Nick Dokos
2014-05-12 22:54 ` Erik Iverson

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