From: Christian Zang <email@example.com> To: Josh Berry <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: Custom Agenda View for Projects Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2011 09:22:02 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <AANLkTi=7ebFROO9kqFxbR2muw3tJPmpN0ubcTJftWx_j@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <AANLkTi=W5TLyJFxT7NN=_15aRzGPb5tkL+f+ieSnT_sT@mail.gmail.com> 2011/3/18 Josh Berry <firstname.lastname@example.org>: > On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 10:57, Jason McBrayer <email@example.com> wrote: >> On Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 6:55 PM, Josh Berry <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> >>> I think org considers child tasks to be dependencies of the parent >>> task -- so if a parent task (such as your PROJ) has children, it won't >>> be displayed in a tags-todo agenda view, because that takes >>> dependencies into account. >> >> That's a logical explanation, but shouldn't this only be the case if >> the parent has the :ORDERED: property set? > > No, if :ORDERED: is set, then each child is a dependency of the next > child. So if you have: > > * TODO top > ... :ORDERED: t ... > ** TODO a > ** TODO b > ** TODO c > > Only "a" will appear in your agenda view. But if you have: > > * TODO top > ** TODO a > ** TODO b > ** TODO c > > All children of "top"--that is, "a", "b" and "c"--will appear. > However, in neither case will "top" appear, because it has children > that are not yet completed. > >>> Have you tried just a "tags" view with a match of "TODO=\"PROJ\""? >>> IIRC this will do what you want. >> >> I gave this a test, and apparently it does not. What's shown is still >> dependent on the value of org-enforce-todo-dependencies. > > I see, it does not, my bad. I tried experimenting a bit on my own, > and didn't find an easy way using just agendas. > > You might consider experimenting with Stuck Projects though. If you > consider all projects to be "stuck", you could probably build an > agenda view that shows you all projects regardless of what's in them. > (I don't use stuck projects myself, so YMMV.) > > -- Josh > Dear Josh, dear Jason, thanks a lot for evaluating the options! That makes things a lot clearer for me, and for the moment I'll stick with org-enforce-todo-dependencies nil. Cheers, Christian
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