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From: Christoph Lange <allegristas@googlemail.com>
To: Le Wang <l26wang@gmail.com>,
	Orgmode Mailing List <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: org-contacts and dates before 1970
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 13:59:07 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAOPYeGyXWZW0GSnByi-FkAg2Ms3pw6w_hfqeKzc9TPCm+nBA-w@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87ipt2ipdg.fsf@ucl.ac.uk>

Dear all,

please allow me to follow up on this mail with the question of how
this is really done.

On Sun, May 22, 2011 at 20:03, Eric S Fraga <e.fraga@ucl.ac.uk> wrote:
> Le Wang <l26wang@gmail.com> writes:
>> I'm seeing another issue now, where if any org contact has a birthday
>> pre 1970, I get the error "Bad sexp at line xxx ...".  Does this work
>> for anyone else?
>> …
> This is probably related to the same problem as discussed in this
> thread:
> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.orgmode/39206

I had the same problem and studied that thread, but still I have no
idea of what to put into the BIRTHDAY field of an org-contact. It must
be something like

:BIRTHDAY: %%(…)

but what expression do I have to use? I tried something like
%%(org-date 2011 08 22), but that does not work (same error: "Bad

Cheers, and thanks in advance for any help,


Christoph Lange, http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benutzer:Langec, ICQ# 51191833

  parent reply	other threads:[~2011-08-22 11:59 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-05-22 16:19 org-contacts and dates before 1970 Le Wang
2011-05-22 18:03 ` Eric S Fraga
2011-05-23 12:05   ` Le Wang
2011-05-23 18:26     ` Eric S Fraga
2011-08-22 11:59   ` Christoph Lange [this message]
2011-11-03 13:29     ` Christoph LANGE
2011-12-28 16:36       ` Bastien

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