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From: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
To: Samuel Wales <samologist@gmail.com>
Cc: org-mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>,
	Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
Subject: Re: a small remember suggestion
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2009 12:29:30 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <30CABB9F-A03C-479D-842F-E46382AA647A@uva.nl> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20524da70903232029k74017cdcj655821e98f1613fc@mail.gmail.com>

On Mar 24, 2009, at 4:29 AM, Samuel Wales wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 08:16, Carsten Dominik  
> <dominik@science.uva.nl> wrote:
>> I have now added a variable `org-remember-backup-directory'.
>> Set this to a directory, and every remember buffer
>> you create will end up in a separate file, with date
>> and time in the file name, so that you can always recover.
> That is perfect.  Thank you.
>> Note that, if you use remember frequently, you will create
>> a lot of these files.  So maybe we need to think of an expiry
>> mechanism?  Like, remove any files older than a few days?
> As one possibility, how about removing the file once the contents are
> successfully moved to their target locations?

Of course!  I will do that.

> After that,
> (when (plusp number)
>  (message "you have %s saved remember files" number))

Hmmm.   When should this happen?  Not after a
successful remember process, I'd say.....

- Carsten

> -- 
> Myalgic encephalomyelitis denialism is causing death (decades early;
> Jason et al. 2006) and severe suffering (worse than nearly all other
> diseases studied; e.g. Schweitzer et al. 1995) and grossly corrupting
> science.  http://www.meactionuk.org.uk/What_Is_ME_What_Is_CFS.htm

  parent reply	other threads:[~2009-03-24 11:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-03-21 19:28 a small remember suggestion Samuel Wales
     [not found] ` <7bef1f890903211425p1b1329ebxd42b3d7c1a3a77d7@mail.gmail.com>
2009-03-22  2:01   ` Alan E. Davis
2009-03-22 15:16     ` Carsten Dominik
2009-03-22 17:03       ` Richard Riley
2009-03-22 20:36       ` Alan E. Davis
2009-03-24  3:29       ` Samuel Wales
2009-03-24  3:42         ` Samuel Wales
2009-03-24 11:29           ` Carsten Dominik
2009-03-24 11:29         ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2009-03-24 14:22           ` Alan E. Davis
2009-03-25  8:22             ` Carsten Dominik
2009-03-25  4:46           ` Samuel Wales
2009-03-25  6:24             ` Alan E. Davis
2009-03-25  8:23               ` Carsten Dominik

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