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From: John Wiegley <jwiegley@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: `f' in agenda view
Date: Tue, 04 Oct 2011 16:04:09 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m262k4lb92.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: m2vcs4wnvq.fsf@pluto.luannocracy.com

>>>>> Dave Abrahams <dave@boostpro.com> writes:

> It always strikes me as odd that `f' in agenda view moves the item forward
> by a day even if that leaves it still in the past.  Typically if I have an
> overdue item, I just want to schedule it for today or a certain number of
> days in the future, and as it stands it's even a bit non-obvious when I've
> finally bumped it up to today if it's a few days old.  Shouldn't the first
> `f' on an overdue item schedule it for today?

Just to clarify, by 'f' dave means `org-agenda-date-later'.  I believe he's
using my keybinding for this command...

> I'm happy to hack something locally if the group doesn't agree, but moving
> things around in the past seems like such a corner case that I thought maybe
> this would be a better default behavior.

I agree with Dave here.  'f' on a past-dated item maybe should move it today
on the first press, and then into the future on subsequent presses.


  reply	other threads:[~2011-10-04 21:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-10-04 19:35 `f' in agenda view Dave Abrahams
2011-10-04 21:04 ` John Wiegley [this message]
2011-10-04 22:30   ` `org-agenda-date-later' (was: `f') " Dave Abrahams
2011-10-13  8:47   ` `f' " Rainer Stengele
2011-10-13  9:38     ` Rainer Stengele
2011-10-13 13:59       ` Dave Abrahams
2011-10-13 19:09         ` John Wiegley
2011-10-14 14:28         ` Rainer Stengele
2011-10-16 10:33     ` Carsten Dominik

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