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From: Debaditya Mukhopadhyay <debaditya@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: How to sort table in blocks.
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 20:47:09 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CANUxw+j1vK3wxczB-sj+ke_MQvyd06Zo00Bie3ZQEYpaqaKa7w@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

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Sorry for the confusing title.
Here is what I would like to do:-
1. I have a multiple column table, one of which has time stamp and another
one has an entry in multiple lines, because of better visibility. Therefore
the table looks something like this:-

| DATE 1 | line 1 |
|        | line 2 |
|        | line 3 |
| Date 2 | line 1 |
|        | line 2 |
|        | line 3 |
|        | line 4 |

2. I would like to sort the table based on date, but instead of sorting
each line is it possible to sort by block (defined by the horizontal

I must say I did not find time to do an extensive search to find a
solution- therefore a pointer to another post or some URL will be very


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             reply	other threads:[~2012-03-15  0:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-03-15  0:47 Debaditya Mukhopadhyay [this message]
2012-03-15  2:13 ` How to sort table in blocks suvayu ali
2012-03-16  1:10   ` Debaditya Mukhopadhyay
2012-03-16  1:47     ` suvayu ali

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