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From: Carsten Dominik <carsten.dominik@gmail.com>
To: Uriel Avalos <amscopub-mail@yahoo.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Automatic global tag list?
Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2010 17:50:37 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <A704FE45-1022-42F0-8B02-9B71C88A4B4A@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20101123104500.6275e344amscopub-mail@yahoo.com@dove.localdomain>

On Nov 23, 2010, at 4:45 PM, Uriel Avalos wrote:

> On Tue, 23 Nov 2010 06:52:34 +0100
> Carsten Dominik <carsten.dominik@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Nov 23, 2010, at 1:30 AM, Uriel Avalos wrote:
>>> Is there a way to auto-magically construct the global tag list (org-
>>> tag-alist)?
>>> That is, tags would get added to the global list as you add them.
>>> Alternatively, is there a way to construct the global list of all  
>>> tags
>>> in use (in the agenda files or given set of files)?
>> There is the function `org-global-tags-completion-table' which will
>> construct this list for the agenda files or for any other list of
>> files you are giving it.  For each of these files it will at the tags
>> defined in #+TAGS: lines as well as any other tags being used in that
>> file.
>> HTH
>> - Carsten
> Thanks for the reply. However, I'm afraid that I'm not (yet) a lisp
> programmer. What would the definition of such a function look like?
> This function seems to be undocumented.

The function is there, and it is documented.  But I think they key  
question is:  what you you want to do with the list of tags.  If you  
tell us, maybe you can get an answer!

- Carsten

  parent reply	other threads:[~2010-11-23 16:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <20101122193057.6e59460camscopub-mail@yahoo.com@dove.localdomain>
2010-11-23  5:52 ` Carsten Dominik
2010-11-23 15:45   ` Uriel Avalos
     [not found]   ` <20101123104500.6275e344amscopub-mail@yahoo.com@dove.localdomain>
2010-11-23 16:50     ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2010-11-23 17:59       ` amscopub-mail
2010-11-24  5:01         ` Matt Lundin
2010-11-24  8:38           ` Sébastien Vauban
2010-11-25  1:35             ` Uriel Avalos
2010-11-23  0:30 Uriel Avalos

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