From: Moritz Ulrich <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Achim Gratz <Stromeko@nexgo.de>
Subject: Re: Store org-files in a git repository?
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 00:23:49 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
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Achim Gratz writes:
> Moritz Ulrich writes:
>> I plan to put my org directory (where I keep among other my agenda
>> files) under version control and would like to have some sort of
>> specialized function for that.
>> My dream setup would be a range of functions hooking into all sorts of
>> org-mode hooks, automatically committing changes done via the agenda or
>> other org functions together with a context dependent commit message.
> »The road to hell is paved with good intentions.« — proverb
> What you're proposing (if I understand it correctly) would introduce
> transactions to Org and with it the non-trivial problem of determining
> when a transaction is finished (and started, but that's really another
> one). Git would merely be the mechanism to record the transactions and
> probably not a good one at that even with the merge driver.
> THat aside, even if it worked I'm sure it would annoy me so much I'd
> switch it off entirely.
I rarely thought about the problem of transactional operations in
org-mode. From the standpoint you mentioned, my dream doesn't look that
A simple cron job for committing doesn't sound that bad anymore ;-)
Thanks for saving me much work.
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next prev parent reply other threads:[~2012-09-10 22:24 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2012-09-07 23:28 Store org-files in a git repository? Moritz Ulrich
2012-09-07 23:57 ` Marcelo de Moraes Serpa
2012-09-08 0:26 ` Charles Philip Chan
2012-09-08 8:45 ` Achim Gratz
2012-09-10 22:23 ` Moritz Ulrich [this message]
2012-09-11 2:18 ` Marcelo de Moraes Serpa
2012-09-11 18:11 ` Achim Gratz
2012-09-14 11:15 ` Bernt Hansen
2012-09-12 14:18 ` Bastien
2012-09-12 16:52 ` Samuel Wales
2012-09-13 18:05 ` Marcelo de Moraes Serpa
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