From: Samuel Wales <email@example.com> To: Tim Cross <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: idea for capture anywhere in x Date: Mon, 7 Sep 2020 22:05:38 -0700 [thread overview] Message-ID: <CAJcAo8sb3Wtqpo3+fhBKPZchsyeWZ9A3Ox9tOH_4CdxUg8za+Q@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> well for a non-emacs application, i want to select text and capture using wm menu. same thing for emacs, although it is roundabout. i just don't know the code to set up context menus for every type of buffer is all. so figured would just use the roundabout thing i would use for any non-emacs application. this is for when keyboard cannot be used. On 9/7/20, Tim Cross <email@example.com> wrote: > > Samuel Wales <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > >> dunno if this is sensible, but istr you can capture using emacsclient? >> >> i really like hte org capture extension in firefox and want it for >> everything in x [which means emacs itself using mouse and what little >> else i run]. >> >> my idea was, to emacsclient to call org protocol to a defined capture >> template just like the firefox extension. this would be alled from >> the wm menu. >> >> is something like this possible? > > I don't really understand what it is your trying to do. I don't > understand why you would want org protocol from inside emacsclient when > you already have full access to capture in any emacs buffer, including > emacsclient? You can already start emacscleint and tell it to run a > command (like org-capture) and you could easily bind that to a window > manager shortcut or menu. > -- > Tim Cross > > -- The Kafka Pandemic Please learn what misopathy is. https://thekafkapandemic.blogspot.com/2013/10/why-some-diseases-are-wronged.html
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2020-09-08 5:06 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2020-09-08 4:22 Samuel Wales 2020-09-08 5:01 ` Tim Cross 2020-09-08 5:05 ` Samuel Wales [this message] 2020-09-08 5:21 ` Tim Cross 2020-09-08 7:18 ` Maxim Nikulin 2020-09-08 8:03 ` Diego Zamboni 2020-09-08 16:08 ` Maxim Nikulin 2020-09-08 5:39 ` Maxim Nikulin 2020-09-08 22:40 ` Samuel Wales 2020-09-09 4:52 ` Maxim Nikulin 2020-09-10 14:23 ` Maxim Nikulin 2020-09-12 8:48 ` Nick Econopouly 2020-09-09 8:40 ` Russell Adams 2020-09-09 21:11 ` Samuel Wales 2020-09-09 1:07 ` Ihor Radchenko [not found] <email@example.com> 2020-09-08 23:15 ` No Wayman 2020-09-13 20:29 ` Bastien
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