From: Nick Dokos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Nathan Neff <email@example.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Appt - How to quit displaying notifications?
Date: Thu, 06 Sep 2012 12:19:25 -0400 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <6910.1346948365@alphaville> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Message from Nathan Neff <email@example.com> of "Thu, 06 Sep 2012 10:32:37 CDT." <CAC=HedBOKO1-D3Zs=vpHS7Wjy0wD_2o2YZXqkcW2g03CNXJQ_g@mail.gmail.com>
Nathan Neff <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm using org-agenda-to-appt to warn me about upcoming
> appointments. I'm fine with the default warning time of 12 minutes, but
> I would like to turn off the subsequent reminders that happen every
> three minutes.
> I'd like a reminder to occur 12 minutes before the appointment, then at the time
> of the appointment. I found the appt-display-interval variable which
> is 3 minutes, but this is
> described as "Number of minutes to wait between checking the
> appointment list.", which is
> not /quite/ the same thing as a "Snooze".
Where did you see that? It probably needs some changes.
C-h v appt-display-interval RET says
| appt-display-interval is a variable defined in `appt.el'.
| Its value is 3
| Interval in minutes at which to display appointment reminders.
| Once an appointment becomes due, Emacs displays reminders every
| `appt-display-interval' minutes. You probably want to make
| `appt-message-warning-time' be a multiple of this, so that you get
| a final message displayed precisely when the appointment is due.
| Note that this variable controls the interval at which
| `appt-display-message' is called. The mode line display (if active)
| always updates every minute.
> I guess I'll just send the appt-display-interval to 11 minutes or
> something like that. Is that what
> everyone else does to avoid getting appt messages popping up every 3 minutes?
Just setting appt-display-interval and appt-message-warning-time equal
to (say) 12, should work fine, afaict - but I have not tried it.
PS A propos of nothing, one strangeness that I have observed is that at
least the *final* notification (and maybe all of them) is one minute
late, but I haven't chased it down yet.
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2012-09-06 15:32 Appt - How to quit displaying notifications? Nathan Neff
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