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From: Carsten Dominik <carsten.dominik@gmail.com>
To: Mike Newman <mike@newmanfamily.me.uk>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Handling org-file agenda dependenncies?
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 09:54:30 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <57D6D6BD-2244-4950-9AFF-0B51F3B160F6@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20090327214655.56888aaf@newmanfamily.me.uk>

On Mar 27, 2009, at 10:46 PM, Mike Newman wrote:

> When you use the standard commands to add/removes files from the
> agenda, it will write a definition for the variable org-agenda-files  
> to
> the custom section of your .emacs file.
> If you want to deal with trees of files, you might be better off
> removing the variable from the custom section, defining it
> yourself and updating it manually.
> I would find it useful to be able to switch to an "*Org Agenda Files
> Buffer*", edit this and save it to update - but I don't suppose anyone
> would think it worth the effort of coding.

This is already possible.  If org-agenda-files points to a single file  
instead of a list, that file should contain the list of agenda files,  
one per line.

- Carsten

> As an interesting aside - if in Dired I rename a file that I am
> currently visiting, the buffer's name will be changed automatically.
> However, org-agenda-files will not be updated in this case.
> On Fri, 27 Mar 2009 01:31:19 +0100
> Eraldo Helal <office@eraldo.at> wrote:
>> I have projects with non-text files.
>> Many of them having sub-,subsub-projects etc. (nested)
>> Therefore I made directories for them using the project
>> name. /<project
>> name>/<subproject name>/etc
>> Each having it's own <(sub-)project name>.org file in it.
>> My question:
>> How can I add|remove a whole project from the agenda?
>> e.g. If I remove project1.org file from the agenda...
>>     /project1/subprojectX.org would still be in there!
>> Or is there a way to assign and then set a group of org.files to
>> inactive(=remove from agenda)?
>> Any other suggestions|methods for solving this problem?
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      parent reply	other threads:[~2009-03-30  7:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-03-27  0:31 Handling org-file agenda dependenncies? Eraldo Helal
2009-03-27 21:46 ` Mike Newman
2009-03-28 11:07   ` Eraldo Helal
2009-03-28 11:55     ` Matthew Lundin
2009-03-30  7:54   ` Carsten Dominik [this message]

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