From: Carsten Dominik <email@example.com> To: Carsten Dominik <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: Bernt Hansen <email@example.com>, Ilya Shlyakhter <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com Subject: Re: Re: filtering timeline view Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2009 20:27:57 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <8E54EE23-EC54-45D9-B3D5-EECD83E9E060@gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <3D51725E-08A2-492F-9D27-991F67FF8C5B@uva.nl> OK, lets try to be a bit more forthcoming and give some answers... On Jan 30, 2009, at 12:31 AM, Carsten Dominik wrote: > > On Jan 29, 2009, at 9:03 PM, Ilya Shlyakhter wrote: > >> Thanks! >> Is there a way to include this secondary filter into a custom >> agenda view? >> >> Also, a couple of suggestions for the agenda view: >> >> - C-h C-m should display the available commands, like in other >> Emacs modes `C-h C-m' shows the Emacs manual. `C-h m' shows the mode documentation, and in the Agenda mode it does show all available commands. Furthermore, both org-mode and org-agenda-mode have menus which contain a pretty complete list of commands. So does the printable refcard. >> >> - there should be a command to remotely visibility-cycle the >> currently highlighted node in the original org buffer Would you like to suggest a key for such a command? Note also the variables org-show-hierarchy-above and its siblings which can be configured so that more context becomes visible when a command is shown from the agenda. >> >> - days on which there are no agenda entries after secondary >> filtering should be removed from the timeline list THis is hard, and just icing on the cake. Not necessary in my view. >> >> - would be good to be able to do a secondary filter on the >> contents of the entries (like with keyword search), rather than just >> on the tags. There is a search view which searches headline and content for text and regexps. You can then drill down with tags. >> >> >> In general, the number of commands to remember seems very large. That sounds life experience and wisdom. In what context do you mean that? >> It would be good if there was, in addition, a simple general way to >> select a subset of the entries, >> specifying: >> - whether to search just this file or all agenda files >> - what regexp the entry header and/or the entry text must match, >> or not match >> - what tags the entry must have or not have >> - what date range the entry must be labelled with >> then specifying how to sort the results: by date, (then) by tag; >> ascending/descending; etc. `C-c a m' is at least half-way what you want. >> It would also be good if some of these conditions could be entered >> dynamically at the prompt, where they would be lisp-compiled and >> applied to generate the needed agenda. Again C-c a m does this, after you have remembered how the syntax for tags and property searches works. - Carsten >> > > Hi Ilya, > > start with the manual, and the FAQ, and then see what remains > of your questions/requests. > > - Carsten > >> >> >> ilya >> >> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 8:18 AM, Bernt Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> >> wrote: >>> Ilya Shlyakhter <email@example.com> writes: >>> >>>> Is it possible to filter the timeline view (agenda) by tag and/or >>>> by >>>> headline regexp? >>>> >>>> I use orgmode for a research notebook, where the outline organizes >>>> ideas on various projects and sub-projects. >>>> I put timestamps into entries when I work on them, so that I can >>>> use >>>> the Timeline agenda view to quickly find recently >>>> worked-on items. But I want to be able to find only the >>>> _important_ >>>> recently worked-on items, skipping things like >>>> temporary brainstorming notes. I can tag the important items >>>> (or the >>>> unimportant items) with particular tags, >>>> or with particular strings in the headlines; but is there a way to >>>> restrict the timeline view based on that info? >>> >>> Filtering by tags is easy - in the agenda use / and then one of your >>> quick keys for tags or TAB to specify any tag to filter on. >>> >>> -Bernt >>> >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Emacs-orgmode mailing list >> Remember: use `Reply All' to send replies to the list. >> Emacsfirstname.lastname@example.org >> http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode >
prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-02-08 19:28 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-01-29 4:03 Ilya Shlyakhter 2009-01-29 13:18 ` Bernt Hansen 2009-01-29 20:03 ` Ilya Shlyakhter 2009-01-29 23:31 ` Carsten Dominik 2009-02-08 19:27 ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
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