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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net>
To: yanmcbe <yanmcbe@gmail.com>
Cc: org mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: [O] inheritance of mutually exclusive tags
Date: Sun, 16 Oct 2022 12:25:06 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <874jw4nefx.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CALeTTmG3X-FgHmyHAmjW02PkjnG4DRY9hooB7_wnWUD_c4HBUg@mail.gmail.com>

yanmcbe <yanmcbe@gmail.com> writes:

> Org-mode allows marking a set of tags as mutually exclusive. It also allows
> the inheritance of tags.
> (from now on I am talking only about these mutually exclusive tags)
> When a tag is set in a parent, but also in a child, what I expect to happen
> is that the child is not included in searches/selections with the parent
> tag.
> In the example [0], a search for black (e.g. C-/ m black <ret>) should not
> match poodle, because it is white.
> Now I realize that the mutually exclusive tag concept is probably only a
> convenience for adding tags with C-c. And it doesn't seem to have any other
> implications, but it would be nice to have. Do you think this is a
> possibility or that I could get this behaviour some other way?

It took many years, but I can still reproduce.

And it is no easier to fix...

Ihor Radchenko // yantar92,
Org mode contributor,
Learn more about Org mode at <https://orgmode.org/>.
Support Org development at <https://liberapay.com/org-mode>,
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      parent reply	other threads:[~2022-10-16 12:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-12-28 13:29 inheritance of mutually exclusive tags yanmcbe
2017-02-23 13:26 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2022-10-16 12:25 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]

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