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From: Bastien <bzg@altern.org>
To: Skip Collins <skip.collins@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-org list <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: bulk action mark persistence
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:06:35 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87y5pkpyxg.fsf@altern.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CABUh-7781YKosd+oTN7UySHWMVneYAm7dSnezyn2-n2_N=9VBQ@mail.gmail.com> (Skip Collins's message of "Tue, 6 Mar 2012 20:58:15 -0500")

Hi Skip,

Skip Collins <skip.collins@gmail.com> writes:

> When I perform a bulk action on items in the agenda, the marked items
> get unmarked after the action is completed. This is a problem if I
> want to perform multiple actions on the marked entries. Here is a use
> case. I use capture.org to collect actionable items throughout the
> day. Occasionally I view a special "refile" agenda in which I perform
> bulk actions on selected entries such as tagging them, turning them
> into TODO items, and filing them into appropriate targets in other
> files. It would be far more convenient if the bulk action mark
> persisted after each action.

You can now (from git master) set `org-agenda-persistent-marks' to `t'
and marked items for bulk action will persist after the action is done.

To switch this on/off on the fly, hit `p' after `B'.

Thanks for this idea!


      reply	other threads:[~2012-04-24 22:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-03-07  1:58 bulk action mark persistence Skip Collins
2012-04-24 22:06 ` Bastien [this message]

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