emacs-orgmode@gnu.org archives
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Ivan Kanis <ivan.kanis@googlemail.com>
To: Bastien Guerry <bzg@altern.org>
Cc: org mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: [RFC] warn time for appointments
Date: Sat, 04 Feb 2012 14:51:07 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m0zkcyaer8.fsf@kanis.fr> (raw)

Hi Bastien,

In bzr emacs there is a new variable called appt-warning-time-regexp. It
contains a string for how many minutes we want to be reminded of an
appointment. 

For example, to be warned 30 minutes in advance of an appointment you
would put the following in the diary file:
   2011/06/01 12:00 Do something ## warntime 30

I would very much like this feature in org. How about we use the same
regexp? We could use this when we call org-agenda-to-appt. A typical
entry would look like this:

* Do something
  <2012-02-04 Sat> warntime 30

What do you think of the specifications? If it's OK with you I will find
the time to do it.

Take care,
-- 
Ivan Kanis
http://kanis.fr

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
    -- Marie Curie

             reply	other threads:[~2012-02-04 13:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-02-04 13:51 Ivan Kanis [this message]
2012-03-23  9:05 ` Ivan Kanis
2012-03-23 10:27   ` Peter Münster
2012-03-23 15:59     ` Bernt Hansen
2012-03-23 16:42     ` Nick Dokos
2012-03-27 19:58       ` Peter Münster
2012-03-25  8:29     ` Ivan Kanis
2012-03-25  8:34       ` Bastien

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

  List information: https://www.orgmode.org/

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=m0zkcyaer8.fsf@kanis.fr \
    --to=ivan.kanis@googlemail.com \
    --cc=bzg@altern.org \
    --cc=emacs-orgmode@gnu.org \
    --subject='Re: [RFC] warn time for appointments' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

Code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:

	https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs/org-mode.git

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for read-only IMAP folder(s) and NNTP newsgroup(s).