From: Peter Salazar <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Jos'h Fuller <Jos'h.Fuller@arcproductions.com> Cc: org-mode <email@example.com> Subject: Re: Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org file. Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:48:30 -0400 [thread overview] Message-ID: <CAE+_6TxjoOw8jA-hL-wLXuDvKBTzsPskXTzJzqHFRDQGFyeXdA@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <44B0EAE8544C834188E8790873CDE1CC3EAF76@ARCEXCHANGE.arc.local> [-- Attachment #1: Type: text/plain, Size: 2571 bytes --] I thought of this too. But the problem is that when opening an indirect buffer under an org tree entry, or even opening a capture buffer, the org star heading appears at the top of the buffer. Whereas to send e-mail, at least using the mail-send command I've been using, the e-mail header (recipient, subject header, etc) needs to be at the very top of the buffer. You could always enter the e-mail headers, send the e-mail, then delete them again. But there must be a better solution. On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 1:34 PM, Jos'h Fuller < Jos'h.Fuller@arcproductions.com> wrote: > Hi! > > > You could try doing something with org-capture and the > org-capture-templates so that you would be creating your email from the > start as an org tree entry under the appropriate location. You can override > the org-capture-before-finalize hook (see org-capture.el) to send the mail > when you're done typing in the indirect buffer and hit C-c C-c (or > org-capture-finalize). > > I have org-capture set up so I can use it immediately from anywhere in > Emacs with the C-cc keys: > > (define-key global-map "\C-cc" 'org-capture) > > That combined with a suitable template and the hook override might give > you what you're looking for. > > Hope this helps! > > Jos'h Fuller, Production Programmer > p: 416.682.5200 x5395 | f: 416.682.5209 | Arc Productions Ltd. | 230 > Richmond Street East | Toronto, ON M5A 1P4 | www.arcproductions.com > > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: firstname.lastname@example.org > > [mailto:email@example.com] > > On Behalf Of Alan E. Davis > > Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2012 1:24 PM > > To: org-mode > > Subject: [O] Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org > > file. > > > > I am partial to just opening a mail buffer and writing email in Emacs. > > Just that. However, it would be great to save a copy in an org file. > > > > An emacs FAQ suggests sending a BCC or FCC to oneself. What I want is > > a copy stored in an org-mode subtree, with a convenient headline > > indicating the name of the recipient and the date. > > > > So far, I haven't gotten my head around the idea of using BABEL, and I > > still like text for email. My experiments with GNUS have not been > > very successful. So far. > > > > I apologize for the naive level of this and some of my other questions. > > Though I may not be getting the maximum usefulness of all of org-mode's > > features, those features I do use are awesome. Thank you. > > > > Alan Davis > > > [-- Attachment #2: Type: text/html, Size: 3496 bytes --]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2012-03-15 17:49 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 41+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2010-12-05 6:28 Questions about org-capture templates and usage Alan 2010-12-05 11:58 ` Matt Lundin 2010-12-06 3:59 ` Bernt Hansen 2010-12-06 5:02 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-12-06 8:20 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-06 14:27 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-06 8:33 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-06 14:10 ` Bernt Hansen 2010-12-06 14:48 ` Nick Dokos 2010-12-06 16:48 ` Nathan Neff 2010-12-06 17:53 ` Carsten Dominik [not found] ` <firstname.lastname@example.org> 2010-12-06 18:08 ` Carsten Dominik 2010-12-07 3:14 ` Štěpán Němec 2010-12-07 19:33 ` Nick Dokos 2010-12-06 21:35 ` Alan Davis [not found] ` <email@example.com> 2010-08-30 3:31 ` LaTeX export: Skip headline lines? "Paragraph" sectioning? Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 4:06 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-30 5:14 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-30 5:46 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-30 6:54 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-30 14:22 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-30 16:20 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-30 22:05 ` Scot Becker 2010-08-31 0:04 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 16:40 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-30 17:04 ` Nick Dokos 2010-08-31 1:09 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-31 1:43 ` Alan E. Davis 2010-08-31 1:59 ` Thomas S. Dye 2010-08-31 2:01 ` Nick Dokos 2012-03-15 17:24 ` Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org file Alan E. Davis 2012-03-15 17:34 ` Jos'h Fuller 2012-03-15 17:48 ` Peter Salazar [this message] 2012-03-15 17:55 ` brian powell 2012-03-15 18:05 ` brian powell 2012-03-15 19:19 ` Nick Dokos 2012-03-15 19:48 ` brian powell 2012-03-16 9:32 ` Karl Voit 2012-03-16 13:46 ` brian powell 2012-03-16 16:07 ` Memacs and Gnowsis (was: Mail composed using emacs --- saving a copy in an org file.) Karl Voit 2010-12-05 21:44 ` Questions about org-capture templates and usage Charles Cave
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