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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@gmail.com>
To: Haakon HR <haakonhr@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Agenda view sorting based on custom property
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 19:50:24 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87h74jjypr.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAAEvWZ_BbS+HKArkpqP8pGMgk2G7DDfM3KrQ7LkrkMd+RvkMpQ@mail.gmail.com>

Haakon HR <haakonhr@gmail.com> writes:

> I have tried a few approaches but I'm a bit stuck. My first approach was
> to use the variable `org-agenda-cmp-user-defined' and implement a
> comparison function based on the already existing ones like
> `org-cmp-alpha' or `org-cmp-effort'. However, I'm not able to extract
> the custom property from the kind of entry that is passed into the
> comparison function, which seem to rely on `text-properties'. Is it
> possible to somehow make custom properties available as a text property,
> similar to things like 'todo-state, 'tags and so on?

Yes. What you are looking for is 'org-hd-marker property. It holds
marker to the position of the corresponding headline.

Once you know the marker, you can simply

(org-entry-get marker "CUSTOM")

It does not matter that current buffer is not the Org buffer. Marker
contains buffer information.


  reply	other threads:[~2022-06-17 11:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-06-17  9:42 Agenda view sorting based on custom property Haakon HR
2022-06-17 11:50 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]
2022-06-17 20:51   ` Haakon HR

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