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From: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
To: Detlef Steuer <detlef.steuer@gmx.de>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Standard agenda views don't show file name after update (replaced by "???:")
Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2015 21:12:30 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <878ue9yqjl.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20150403185017.0f12f9bb@linux-w3xx.localdomain> (Detlef Steuer's message of "Fri, 3 Apr 2015 18:50:17 +0200")

Detlef Steuer <detlef.steuer@gmx.de> writes:

> Am Fri, 03 Apr 2015 17:59:16 +0200
> schrieb Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>:
>> This is to be expected. You can set :CATEGORY: node property in
>> subtrees if needed.
> So this beheaviour changed at some point in the past?

This behaviour was long deprecated. Starting from Org 5.14 (released in
2008), the manual stated

  @cindex #+CATEGORY
  The category is a broad label assigned to each agenda item.  By default,
  the category is simply derived from the file name, but you can also
  specify it with a special line in the buffer, like this@footnote{For
  backward compatibility, the following also works: if there are several
  such lines in a file, each specifies the category for the text below it.
  The first category also applies to any text before the first CATEGORY
  line.  However, using this method is @emph{strongly} deprecated as it is
  incompatible with the outline structure of the document.  The correct
  method for setting multiple categories in a buffer is using a

I only removed the backward compatibility recently. I dropped a note in

> To be sure:
> I have a file (modulo scheduling information)
> * Line1
> #+CATEGORY: one
> ** TODO very important
> * Line2
> #+CATEGORY: two
> ** TODO more stuff
> It is expected to see both TODOs in an agenda as:
> two:   very important
> two:   more stuff

Yes, it is.

This should be

* Line1
  :CATEGORY: one
** TODO very important

* Line2
  :CATEGORY: two
** TODO more stuff


  reply	other threads:[~2015-04-03 19:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-04-01 17:20 Standard agenda views don't show file name after update (replaced by "???:") John Hendy
2015-04-01 20:44 ` Nicolas Goaziou
2015-04-03  2:40   ` John Hendy
2015-04-03 10:21     ` Detlef Steuer
2015-04-03 15:59       ` Nicolas Goaziou
2015-04-03 16:50         ` Detlef Steuer
2015-04-03 19:12           ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2015-04-04 13:31             ` Xavier Maillard

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