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From: Nicolas Goaziou <n.goaziou@gmail.com>
To: Thorsten Jolitz <tjolitz@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: [Exporter] How to extract timestamp from headline's title?
Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:58:05 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87iovtjpjm.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87li0pqt3y.fsf@gmail.com> (Thorsten Jolitz's message of "Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:59:13 +0100")


Thorsten Jolitz <tjolitz@gmail.com> writes:

> when writing an exporter backend, I wonder what is the canonical way to
> extract the (optional) timestamp element from a headline's :title
> attribute (which holds a secondary string)?
> I could do something like this to extract the timestamp from the headline
> #+begin_src emacs-lisp
>   (let ((ttl (org-element-property :title headline)))
>     (and (> (length ttl) 1)
>          (car (last ttl))))
> #+end_src
> but I hope there is a more straight-forward and reliable way to do
> this?

You can map over a secondary string. E.g.:

 (org-element-map (org-element-property :title headline) 'timestamp


Nicolas Goaziou

  reply	other threads:[~2013-11-15 21:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-11-15 20:59 [Exporter] How to extract timestamp from headline's title? Thorsten Jolitz
2013-11-15 21:58 ` Nicolas Goaziou [this message]
2013-11-16  0:15   ` Thorsten Jolitz

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