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From: Sacha Chua <sacha@sachachua.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Counting number of children under heading
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:55:04 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <86wqejjss7.fsf@sachachua.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: 86lhuzlxk8.fsf@somewhere.org

Sebastien Vauban <sva-news@mygooglest.com>

Hello, Seb, all!

> Yes, I almost remembered what you wrote in
> http://sachachua.com/blog/2008/01/outlining-your-notes-with-org/,
> section "Getting a Sense of Progress". Still, it is about counting
> headlines, but with a special cookie you add.

Wow, I totally forgot about that. =) Good thing you remembered!

Anyway, Marvin, you (or someone) will probably be able to update that
code and get it to work for you, if you don't mind having checkboxes
instead of TODO. If you want it to work for plain headings, we could
probably figure out a custom function that updates numbers in
parentheses with the number of child headings. (Assuming you don't have
numbers in parentheses generally, or maybe we should use curly braces
instead? Decisions, decisions...) It's likely to be code that's going to
be in your custom config, since the need seems uncommon. =)


  reply	other threads:[~2014-04-21  2:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-04-17  9:15 Counting number of children under heading Marvin Doyley
2014-04-17  9:21 ` Bastien
2014-04-17  9:42   ` Thorsten Jolitz
2014-04-18 13:54   ` Sebastien Vauban
2014-04-18 14:50     ` Sacha Chua
2014-04-20 17:28       ` Sebastien Vauban
2014-04-21  2:55         ` Sacha Chua [this message]
2014-04-17 10:55 ` Eric Abrahamsen
2014-04-17 12:02   ` Thorsten Jolitz
2014-04-17 13:10     ` Eric Abrahamsen
2014-04-17 13:44 Marvin Doyley
2014-04-17 14:43 ` Thorsten Jolitz
2014-04-17 16:21 Doyley, Marvin M.

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