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From: Bernt Hansen <bernt@norang.ca>
To: "tan.k.h@juno.com" <tan.k.h@juno.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Q: How to search dates within current week
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 07:25:51 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87bpka1akg.fsf@gollum.intra.norang.ca> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20091013.090453.13027.0@webmail22.vgs.untd.com> (tan's message of "Tue\, 13 Oct 2009 16\:04\:53 GMT")

"tan.k.h@juno.com" <tan.k.h@juno.com> writes:

> Q: How to search dates within current week
> [ I am posting this according to //gmane.org/post.php instructions.
> I hope this works. ]
> I am a beginner in using Orgmode. 
> I would like to search for CLOSED items within the current week.
> The closest posting was in 2007 entitled "search for dates as tag or property"
>    http://article.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.orgmode/4506/match=date+search
> I tried 2 approaches but have some problems.
> 1) Keywords - today, tomorrow, yesterday
>    Is there a keyword for "thisweek"? in the vein of "today", "tomorrow".
>    where "thisweek" means the current Mon-Sun window.
> 2) Match string : +CLOSED>="<-1w>"+CLOSED<="<0w>"
>    Currently -1w is a moving window of the last 7 days, so the
>    search result will change every day.
> It is also possible there are simpler solutions I have not thought of.
> For example, the Timeline would serve my purpose except that currently,
> it only shows scheduled items, not closed items.

The timeline might work - you can display closed and other timestamps in
the log with C-u l or configure what is displayed by default with l
using org-agenda-log-mode-items.


  reply	other threads:[~2009-10-14 11:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-10-13 16:04 Q: How to search dates within current week tan.k.h
2009-10-14 11:25 ` Bernt Hansen [this message]
2009-10-14 11:33   ` Bernt Hansen
2009-11-26 20:26     ` Kwee Heong TAn
2009-10-13 22:46 tan.k.h
2009-10-18  4:37 tan.k.h

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