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From: pmlists@free.fr (Peter Münster)
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: org-contacts or bbdb?
Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2011 11:36:21 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <871uu4rqwa.fsf@micropit.couberia.bzh> (raw)
In-Reply-To: 87obxbt78o.fsf@ericabrahamsen.net

Thank you all for your points of view!
So I'll try bbdb-3. (I've already started a bit.)

On Fri, Oct 21 2011, Eric Abrahamsen wrote:

> As Rasmus mentioned, if you use BBDB you should get version 3, it's
> significantly better than the previous version. There's a slow movement
> towards better import/export functions, which I think has been one of
> the major gripes about BBDB in the past (there are probably more I'm not
> aware of).

So perhaps Julien just wrote org-contacts, because bbdb-3 did not exist then?

On Fri, Oct 21 2011, Wes Hardaker wrote:

> go mess with the database easily.  EG, with BBDB if one area gets a new
> area code you can't go quickly search/replace for all records replacing
> 111 with 222.  With org-contacts it's a simple search/replace edit.

But you can open the bbdb-file and do the replacement there, can't you?


  parent reply	other threads:[~2011-10-23  9:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-10-20 21:54 org-contacts or bbdb? Peter Münster
2011-10-20 23:18 ` Rasmus
2011-10-21  7:57   ` henry atting
2011-10-21  2:21 ` Eric Abrahamsen
2011-10-21 17:05   ` Wes Hardaker
2011-10-21 17:44     ` Sebastien Vauban
2011-10-23  9:36   ` Peter Münster [this message]
2011-10-24 14:46     ` Wes Hardaker

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