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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@posteo.net>
To: Detlef Steuer <steuer@hsu-hh.de>
Cc: Emacs Org mode mailing list <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: surprising(?) interaction between agenda grid and default-duration
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2022 07:30:19 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87edv5fv1w.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20211119135325.7f3f85a9@hsu-hh.de>

Detlef Steuer <steuer@hsu-hh.de> writes:

> I you specify a default duration of an event, say,
>
> (setq org-agenda-default-appointment-duration 60)
>
> and specify a time grid, say
>
> (setq org-agenda-time-grid '((today remove-match)
>                              (800 1000 1200 1400 1600 1800 2000)
>                              "......" "----------------" ))
>
> Then setting the default duration overrides the grid appearance.
> ...
>               13:40-14:40 now - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
>               14:00-15:00 ----------------
>               16:00-17:00 ----------------
>               18:00-19:00 ----------------
>               20:00-21:00 ----------------
>
> caught me by surprise. Even the 2 hour block length setting is overridden.
>
> If this should be considered a bug, I don't know. But maybe the manual
> should mention and describe the relationship between these settings?
>
> As the description of org-agenda-default-appointment-duration does not
> mention the grid at all, I would think the logical improvement would be
> to let the grid alone and use the default duration as advertised only.

Confirmed.

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      reply	other threads:[~2022-10-18  7:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-11-19 12:53 surprising(?) interaction between agenda grid and default-duration Detlef Steuer
2022-10-18  7:30 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]

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