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From: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
To: Tassilo Horn <tassilo@member.fsf.org>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Re: Setting recurring deadlines
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2009 22:37:15 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <75C1DDC5-B9CA-4519-8022-269C9CD7D69D@uva.nl> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87wsbz5nfo.fsf@thinkpad.tsdh.de>

Try thinking about the last day of the month being one day before the  
first day of the next month.....

- Carsten

On Feb 9, 2009, at 10:07 PM, Tassilo Horn wrote:

> Manish <mailtomanish.sharma@gmail.com> writes:
>>> I am having trouble with something pretty basic. I am trying to  
>>> setup
>>> a recurring deadline on the last day of every month. However, when I
>>> set it as <2009-02-28 +1m>, the next deadline shows up at  
>>> 2009-03-28,
>>> rather than 31st March.
>>> I don't use appt/diary. Is there a way to do this in org-mode?
>> Currently not possible to the best of my knowledge.  IMHO, including
>> via diary seems to be a reasonable workaround.
> I was curious how to get that done, but I couldn't find a diary for
> "each last day of a month" in diary, too.  "Each second thursday in a
> month" is on emacswiki, but all those complex dates I found are  
> wired to
> a specific day of the week...
> Bye,
> Tassilo
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  reply	other threads:[~2009-02-09 21:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-02-09 12:18 Varnit Suri
2009-02-09 14:33 ` Manish
2009-02-09 21:07   ` Tassilo Horn
2009-02-09 21:37     ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2009-02-09 22:32     ` Nick Dokos
2009-02-10  9:03       ` Tassilo Horn

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