From: Nick Dokos <email@example.com> To: Arun Persaud <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Org Mode Mailing List <email@example.com> Subject: Re: agenda question about representing items Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 23:38:38 -0500 [thread overview] Message-ID: <3457.1358915918@alphaville> (raw) In-Reply-To: Message from Arun Persaud <firstname.lastname@example.org> of "Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:57:29 PST." <50FF5FA9.email@example.com> Arun Persaud <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > Hi > > many of my projects have the following form: > > * project name > ** subtask > *** TODO item1 > SCHEDULED: <timestamp> > > sometimes it looks like > > * project name > ** subtask > *** TODO item2 [1/3] > - [X] task1 > - [ ] task2 > - [ ] task3 > SCHEDULED: <timestamp> > > currently my agenda view shows something like > > <filename>: <time> TODO <text next to TODO item in file> <tags> > > e.g. > home: Scheduled: TODO look into customize agenda views > > I'm wondering if it is possible to customize this, so that it will > display something like the following: > > <filename>: <time> projectname->subtask->TODO look into customize agenda > views > > that is adding some breadcrumbs in front of the item to make it clearer > what the context of the TODO item is. > org-agenda-prefix-format can probably be adjusted to do some of this. In particular, %t can deal with the timestamp and %(expression) can evaluate a lisp expression: all you need to do is write a function to get the pieces you want. > For the second kind of items it would be nice to see something like this > in the agenda: > > <filename>: <time> projectname->subtask->TODO item2 -> task2 > > e.g. also add the next item in the list that needs to be done. > > Any ideas? > I don't know how to do this or even if it is possible without mucking around with the code. But if history is any guide, it's probably possible :-) Nick
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2013-01-23 4:38 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2013-01-23 3:57 Arun Persaud 2013-01-23 4:38 ` Nick Dokos [this message] 2013-01-23 14:04 ` Karl Voit 2013-01-23 23:28 ` agenda question about representing items [PATCH] Arun Persaud 2013-01-24 15:46 ` Bastien
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