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From: Eric Abrahamsen <eric@ericabrahamsen.net>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Org-Babel and Ledger
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2010 09:33:51 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87fwz2b634.fsf@pellet.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87eiemsk0m.fsf@mundaneum.com>

On Thu, Jul 29 2010, Sébastien Vauban wrote:


[...]

>
> As you can see, the tables are completely wrongly made, because they're based
> on spaces ("à la Awk") and not on fixed position of fields ("à la Cut").
>
> What can I do about this?
>
> - Post-process every ledger command with some awk or cut command that will do
>   whatever is needed
>
> - Exploit the CSV export format (never tried, don't have Ledger 3 installed
>   yet -- and I'm also using hledger...)
>
> - Other ideas?

 Couldn't you use ledger's format strings for fine-tuned control of
 the command output? I don't know how you're snarfing the output, but it
 seems like you could using formatting to produce something that already
 looks very much like an org table, or perhaps CSV.

Eric

>
> Do you have suggestions about the best way to go?
>
> Best regards,
>   Seb

  reply	other threads:[~2010-07-29 16:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-07-29  9:40 Sébastien Vauban
2010-07-29 16:33 ` Eric Abrahamsen [this message]
2010-07-30 20:47   ` Eric Schulte
2010-08-12 11:45     ` Sébastien Vauban
2010-08-12 22:57       ` Eric Schulte
2010-08-13  9:23         ` Sébastien Vauban
2010-08-13 11:33           ` Sébastien Vauban
2010-08-13 17:41             ` Eric Schulte
2010-08-13 19:04               ` Sébastien Vauban

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