* Release 6.20
@ 2009-01-28 8:35 Carsten Dominik
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From: Carsten Dominik @ 2009-01-28 8:35 UTC (permalink / raw)
To: Org Mode; +Cc: John Wiegley
Support for simple TODO dependencies
John Wiegley's code for enforcing simple TODO dependencies has
been integrated into Org-mode. Thanks John!
The structure of Org files (hierarchy and lists) makes it easy to
define TODO dependencies. A parent TODO task should not be
marked DONE until all subtasks (defined as children tasks) are
marked as DONE. And sometimes there is a logical sequence to a
number of (sub)tasks, so that one task cannot be acted upon
before all siblings above it are done. If you customize the
variable `org-enforce-todo-dependencies', Org will block entries
from changing state while they have children that are not DONE.
Furthermore, if an entry has a property `ORDERED', each of its
children will be blocked until all earlier siblings are marked
DONE. Here is an example:
* TODO Blocked until (two) is done
** DONE one
** TODO two
** TODO a
** TODO b, needs to wait for (a)
** TODO c, needs to wait for (a) and (b)
The variable `org-agenda-dim-blocked-tasks' controls how blocked
entries should appear in the agenda, where they can be dimmed or
even made invisible.
Support for shift-selection in Emacs 23
Customize the variable `org-support-shift-select' to use S-cursor
key for selecting text. Make sure that you carefully read the
docstring of that variable first.
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