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From: Bastien <bzg@gnu.org>
To: Matthew Lundin <mdl@imapmail.org>
Cc: Alex Branham <alex.branham@gmail.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: org-read-date-minibuffer-local-map should use C-n/p/f/b
Date: Fri, 04 Sep 2020 18:18:14 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87h7sdh5x5.fsf@gnu.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87tuzyf8hc.fsf@fastmail.fm> (Matthew Lundin's message of "Fri, 29 May 2020 21:43:27 -0500")

Hi Alex and Matthew,

Matthew Lundin <mdl@imapmail.org> writes:

> Alex Branham <alex.branham@gmail.com> writes:
>
>> I find it unintuitive that the usual calendar keys C-n/p/f/b don't work
>> when scheduling tasks in org mode (yes, I know about S-right, etc). I've
>> something like this to my init file for those four keys (based on their
>> setup in org-keys.el) for some time with no negative repercussions (that
>> I know about anyway), perhaps the same should be done for org itself?
>>
>> #+begin_src emacs-lisp
>> (define-key org-read-date-minibuffer-local-map (kbd "C-n") (lambda
>> () (interactive) (org-eval-in-calendar '(calendar-forward-week 1))))
>> #+end_src
>
> While I can't think of any obvious conflicts for C-n and C-p in the
> context of the read date minibuffer (please correct me if I'm wrong),
> C-f and C-b are bound to forward-char and backward-char, which I
> frequently use when entering and editing dates.

I agree with Matt on this: I also use C-f and C-b here, and adding
C-n and C-p only makes sense if we add all four keys.  So I suggest
not to add these keybindings.

Thanks,

-- 
 Bastien


      reply	other threads:[~2020-09-04 16:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-29 16:59 Alex Branham
2020-05-30  2:43 ` Matthew Lundin
2020-09-04 16:18   ` Bastien [this message]

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