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From: Memnon Anon <gegendosenfleisch@googlemail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Tracking flexitime
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:24:00 +0000 (UTC)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <8738uiookv.fsf@mean.albasani.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1555195.6OAquhuXJW@x121e>

Thomas Koch <thomas@koch.ro> writes:

> I'm searching for best practices to track flexi time with orgmode. I've a work 
> contract of 8 hours per day in average. So I'd like to start a clock when I 
> arrive at work, pause it for lunch and stop it when I leave.
> I wouldn't like to rely only on the sum of the time spent on tasks since there 
> is always work time that can hardly be assigned to a specific task.

Nebulous tasks "that can hardly be assigned" should be avoided IMHO.
However, if you really find you have them and don't want to bother
expressing them in a precise fashion, what about a task for that, e.g. 
"Project A Clean-up"?

Your work day starts when the clock starts on a :WORK: task.
You want to have lunch? Clock in a "Lunch" or "Break" task, that does
not have a :WORK: tag.

I don't really see the need for a second clock so far?!


  parent reply	other threads:[~2013-04-22 10:24 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-04-22  8:35 Thomas Koch
2013-04-22  8:53 ` Detlef Steuer
2013-04-22  9:52   ` Thomas Koch
2013-04-22 11:01     ` Detlef Steuer
2013-04-22 10:24 ` Memnon Anon [this message]
2013-04-22 15:39 ` Achim Gratz
2013-04-26 23:59 ` Bernt Hansen

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