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From: Carsten Dominik <dominik@science.uva.nl>
To: nicholas.dokos@hp.com
Cc: Memnon Anon <gegendosenfleisch@gmail.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Re: org-bbdb: help
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 21:19:39 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <AE5746B8-6C71-4A23-9226-25B66CFA8A4C@uva.nl> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <9191.1235668468@alphaville.usa.hp.com>


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Do we need to improve the documentation in org-bbdb.el?  Can someone
please suggest an improvement?

Thanks.

- Carsten

On Feb 26, 2009, at 6:14 PM, Nick Dokos wrote:

> Memnon Anon <gegendosenfleisch@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Nick Dokos <nicholas.dokos@hp.com> writes:
>>
>>>
>>> I think something like this should work:
>>>
>>>      anniversary: 1972-02-26 birthday
>>>
>>
>> Okay, here a line from my .bbdb:
>>
>> ,----[ Linebreaks manually added ]
>> | ["FirstName" "LastName" nil nil (["Telephone" "xxx/xxxxxxxx"]
>> | ["Cellphone" "xxxx/xxxxxx"]) (["Home" ("Musterstr. 123") "Bremen"  
>> "Bremen" "11111" "D"])
>> |  ("foo@baz.de") (anniversary 1980-01-01 birthday) (timestamp .  
>> "2009-01-15")
>> | (creation-date . "2009-01-15") nil]
>> `----
>>
>> I tried adding "'s, adding []'s, etc. And one combination was  
>> right, but
>> I can not find it anymore :(. Lost, lost my precious ...
>>
>> As I said, if you use this feature, please send me just one line of  
>> your .bbdb.
>> I will fix the rest ;)
>>
>> Thank you very much...
>>
>
> Oh, sorry: that was the format that one uses when interactively  
> adding a
> field to a bbdb entry. Here is a line from the bbdb file:
>
> ["First" "Last" nil nil (["Home" 212 555 1212 0] ["Mobile" 212 5555  
> 1212 0]) (["Home" ("1 First St") "Anytown" "MA" "01234" "USA"]) ("foo@bar.com 
> ") ((creation-date . "2009-02-05") (timestamp . "2009-02-26")  
> (anniversary . "1976-02-26 birthday\n1993-02-27 wedding")) nil]
>
> This one includes two anniversaries (a birthday and a wedding  
> anniversary).
> For just a birthday it would look like this:
>
> ....(anniversary . "1976-02-26 birthday")
>
> HTH,
> Nick
>
>
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  reply	other threads:[~2009-02-26 20:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-02-25 23:16 Memnon Anon
2009-02-26  8:26 ` Nick Dokos
2009-02-26 16:53   ` Memnon Anon
2009-02-26 17:14     ` Nick Dokos
2009-02-26 20:19       ` Carsten Dominik [this message]
2009-02-26 21:38         ` Memnon Anon
2009-02-26 21:38       ` org-bbdb: help (solved, thx!) Memnon Anon

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