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From: Jambunathan K <kjambunathan@gmail.com>
To: "Filippo A. Salustri" <salustri@ryerson.ca>
Cc: emacs-orgmode mailing list <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: odd behaviour in a function - looking for advice
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 07:26:56 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <81y611kyon.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <8139j9mdr0.fsf@gmail.com> (Jambunathan K.'s message of "Fri, 17 Jun 2011 07:16:11 +0530")

Jambunathan K <kjambunathan@gmail.com> writes:

> "Filippo A. Salustri" <salustri@ryerson.ca> writes:
>> Hi all,
>> I've got this function:
>> (defun fas/org-priority (&optional p)
>>   "Change the priority of the current item, then refresh agenda."
>>   (interactive)
>>   (save-excursion
>>     (if (org-priority p)
>>         (org-agenda-redo))))
>> I set up my window to have 2 frames side by side.  The org agenda is
>> in the left frame.  In the right frame is whatever org file I'm
>> working on.
>> In the org file (right frame), I call the above function, having bound
>> it to \C-,
>> It does what it's supposed to to the priority, but then the point
>> moves to the agenda frame and goes to the end of the agenda buffer.
>> I would have thought 'save-excursion' would have returned the point to
>> wherever I was when I called the function.
> save-window-excursion maybe? 
> Or you could solve the problem by one switch-to-buffer-other-window.
> Just a quick hint.

Also look at window-buffer or functions that start with

Disclaimer: I cannot assure that the solution I suggest would work or is
correct but they sound like good starting points.

>> Anyone got any idea what I'm doing wrong?
>> Cheers.
>> Fil

  reply	other threads:[~2011-06-17  1:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-06-17  1:34 odd behaviour in a function - looking for advice Filippo A. Salustri
2011-06-17  1:46 ` Jambunathan K
2011-06-17  1:56   ` Jambunathan K [this message]
2011-06-17  2:01   ` Filippo A. Salustri
2011-06-17 10:12 Rustom Mody
2011-06-17 12:54 Rustom Mody

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