From: Eric Abrahamsen <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Subject: Re: a quick way to switch orgmode notes between read-only/editing? Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:42:41 +0800 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <CAOQHXPoSbOOkBxuNCX27HAQsr9a5v26RMo21-XOfPhajs2o15w@mail.gmail.com> Xebar Saram <email@example.com> writes: > Thanks guys. really appreciate all your help > > im now using view-mode with hooks as suggested. btw whats the > advantages of viewer-mode over read-only-mode Mostly that you get more convenient navigation commands. Scrolling and searching etc don't require control modifiers, and it becomes a bit easier to move around files. > best > > Z > > > On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 5:46 PM, Jorge A. Alfaro-Murillo < > firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Xebar Saram <email@example.com> writes: > > > i keep once and a while screwing up my notes with unintended > editing > > (erroneous key presses etc) and was wondering if any one knew > of a way > > to to switch orgmode notes between read-only/editing? > > Hi Xebar. Use C-x C-q. This works for every file, I use it in > particular > for notes that I do not want to edit. > > It runs the command read-only-mode which changes whether the > current > buffer is read-only. Actually the command switches the local > variable > buffer-read-only, so you can use that variable as local for every > file > that you do not want to edit by default. At the end of those > files add: > > #+BEGIN_EXAMPLE > %%% Local Variables: > %%% buffer-read-only: t > %%% End: > #+END_EXAMPLE > > And every time that you want to edit them just do C-x C-q > > Best, > > Jorge. > >
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2014-07-17 23:43 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2014-07-17 12:40 Xebar Saram 2014-07-17 13:13 ` Thorsten Jolitz 2014-07-17 13:22 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-17 13:23 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-17 13:50 ` Thorsten Jolitz 2014-07-17 13:53 ` Nick Dokos 2014-07-17 13:57 ` Thorsten Jolitz 2014-07-17 14:46 ` Jorge A. Alfaro-Murillo 2014-07-17 15:15 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-17 23:42 ` Eric Abrahamsen [this message] 2014-07-18 7:50 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-18 8:54 ` Thorsten Jolitz 2014-07-18 12:14 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-18 12:35 ` Thorsten Jolitz 2014-07-18 15:31 ` Xebar Saram 2014-07-18 20:37 ` Thorsten Jolitz
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