From: Ian Barton <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Item ranking system? Date: Fri, 03 Jul 2009 19:16:10 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <4A4E4AEA.email@example.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Ross A. Laird wrote: > I'm sure there are many ways in org to accomplish my goal with this > particular project, which is to create a ranking system for items. > Here's the situation: I have about 200 items that I am evaluating. I > need each item to have a title, a tag, a note, and a ranking from 0 to > 5. Then, I need to be able to sort the items by rank, with items ranked > 5 at the top. I know that I can do this using tables in org, but I > prefer the flexibility of headings (some of the items might have long > notes attached to them, or links, or whatever). Also, I don't think I > can tag individual cells in a table, or operate on cells the way I can > with headings in org (move, refile, show and hide, etc.). So, I'm > looking for something that will allow me to have the best of worlds: > flexibility as with headings, and numerical sorting as with table cells. > > Suggestions most welcome. > What about making them all TODO items and using the priority filed for sorting. I don't use priorities myself, so I am not sure if you can change A, B, C, etc to 1, 2, 3. Ian.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-07-03 18:16 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-07-03 18:04 Ross A. Laird 2009-07-03 18:16 ` Ian Barton [this message] 2009-07-03 18:36 ` Matthew Lundin 2009-07-03 19:55 ` Ross A. Laird 2009-07-03 21:57 ` Samuel Wales 2009-07-03 18:21 ` Nick Dokos 2009-07-03 18:46 ` Nick Dokos
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