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From: Joost Kremers <joostkremers@fastmail.fm>
To: "Leszek Wroński" <elwro1@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: [OT] Ebib file field [was: New user experience ct'd: exporting citations into LaTeX (9.5)]
Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 23:50:03 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87h7dkzi15.fsf@fastmail.fm> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CANmJ-E59H2VJbNOncy_HwsJeJztBkWZif+mfz=tSFbinR3H=rw@mail.gmail.com>

On Wed, Oct 13 2021, Leszek Wroński wrote:
> thank you very much for your responses to my previous query. (I will
> study the ebib package more closely; as of now it does not seem to
> work with the file fields in my Mendeley-created .bib file.

This can probably be remedied with a little Elisp. There's a user option
`ebib-file-name-mod-function`, which is called to convert the contents of the
`file` field into a file name that can be passed to a pdf viewer (and vice

An example is in this Github issue:


If your Elisp fu isn't too strong, I should be able to help.

Joost Kremers
Life has its moments

      parent reply	other threads:[~2021-10-13 22:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-10-13 21:23 New user experience ct'd: exporting citations into LaTeX (9.5) Leszek Wroński
2021-10-13 21:34 ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-10-13 21:40   ` tumashu
2021-10-14  9:44   ` Leszek Wroński
2021-10-13 21:50 ` Joost Kremers [this message]

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