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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@gmail.com>
To: Janek F <xerusx@pm.me>
Cc: "emacs-orgmode@gnu.org" <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Properly handle defaults in org-set-property
Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 16:11:09 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <871qs6sbxe.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <zsgvL_UpCTaXj8jlVsfQi8CDTrEoLO5nBDZBkt0WMD_iwawMM-QmXtDTn7qPqKDEwnXAXGEx-EzugJ_AUA8xG4L-P5BjFsCZh0Gq4Q0a_0I=@pm.me>

Janek F <xerusx@pm.me> writes:

> As discussed in https://emacs.stackexchange.com/questions/71774/pass-default-value-to-org-set-property/71777, providing a default to org-set-property does not always work.
> It calls `org-read-property-value`, which only uses the supplied default value if it can compute a list of allowed values for the property. But then, the default value has to be part of that `_ALL` list.
> Can this be changed so it always uses the given default?

Why don't you just use

(map! :desc "Set ID property" "lI"
      '(lambda ()
         (org-set-property "ID" (org-read-property-value "ID" nil "default-value"))))


Ihor Radchenko,
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  reply	other threads:[~2022-09-20  8:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-09-16 18:08 Properly handle defaults in org-set-property Janek F
2022-09-20  8:11 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]
2023-02-02  6:44   ` Janek F
2023-02-02 11:14     ` Ihor Radchenko
2023-02-02 17:21       ` Janek F
2023-02-03 11:45         ` Ihor Radchenko

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