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From: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
To: "Kévin Le Gouguec" <kevin.legouguec@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Setting org-todo-keywords through directory-local variables
Date: Fri, 22 May 2020 10:42:37 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87a720fjia.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87mu62gvjk.fsf@gmail.com> (=?utf-8?Q?=22K=C3=A9vin?= Le Gouguec"'s message of "Wed, 20 May 2020 23:12:47 +0200")

Hello,

Kévin Le Gouguec <kevin.legouguec@gmail.com> writes:

> I'd like to set org-todo-keywords and org-todo-keyword-faces through
> directory-local variables, to get rid of duplicate #+SEQ_TODO lines in
> my Org files[1].
>
> Right now I see two obstacles for this to work:
>
> (1) org-set-regexps-and-options, which sets up a bunch of TODO-related
>     machinery, insists on using (default-value 'org-todo-keywords),
>
> (2) this function is called in the major mode function, which IIUC means
>     that directory-local values have not been applied yet.
>
> The first obstacle looks like it can be easily removed[2]; the second
> obstacle looks more substantial.  It is trivially side-stepped by
> sticking (hack-local-variables) at the top of org-mode; to my untrained
> eye, it looks like TRT would rather be for Org to add
> org-set-regexps-and-options to hack-local-variables-hook.
>
> This sounds like a risky change though: I imagine that a lot of what
> happens in the major mode function depends on what
> org-set-regexps-and-options sets up, and would therefore need to be
> moved to this hook as well.  Figuring which parts should be moved seems
> like a non-trivial task that might introduce some regressions…
>
>
> Can anyone confirm that this would (in principle) be the way forward, or
> tell me if I am missing something[3]?

Did you consider using SETUPFILE?

Regards,

-- 
Nicolas Goaziou


      parent reply	other threads:[~2020-05-22  8:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-20 21:12 Kévin Le Gouguec
2020-05-21 23:12 ` Kévin Le Gouguec
2020-05-22 15:11   ` Nicolas Goaziou
2020-05-23 12:58     ` Kévin Le Gouguec
2020-06-24 17:54       ` Kévin Le Gouguec
2020-09-05 15:39         ` Bastien
2020-05-22  8:42 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]

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