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From: Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
To: "Bruce D'Arcus" <bdarcus@gmail.com>
Cc: org-mode-email <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: [org-cite] citekey restrictions?
Date: Sun, 16 May 2021 13:29:15 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87eee6zzlg.fsf@nicolasgoaziou.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAF-FPGNHfm+=Frci01AbjYCkxGjJMpQEJMv=KtsMO4Qdt2MHKA@mail.gmail.com> (Bruce D'Arcus's message of "Sun, 16 May 2021 06:12:30 -0400")

"Bruce D'Arcus" <bdarcus@gmail.com> writes:

> I was just interacting with one of the org-roam-bibtex developers about
> org-cite.
>
> He noted that citekeys can only start with an underscore or alpha character.
>
> Is that a necessary restriction?
>
> He, it turns out, mostly has keys of the form '2020-DOE-ABC".

It is not a necessary restriction.

What do you suggest as the first character? Underscore, and
alphanumeric? So keys would need to:

  - start with _ or alnum
  - end with _ or alnum
  - optionally contain any alnum or symbol among #$%&+./:<>?_~-

Regards,


  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-16 11:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-16 10:12 Bruce D'Arcus
2021-05-16 11:29 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2021-05-16 11:41   ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-05-16 12:55     ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-05-16 13:10       ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-05-16 18:49       ` Joost Kremers
2021-05-16 21:21         ` Nicolas Goaziou

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