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From: Ivan Nedrehagen <ivannedr@broadpark.no>
To: Emacs org mode mailinglist <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: The recurring task pattern
Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2009 10:50:42 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <op.uuxxis2eetmi9u@gorontha.conoptica.local> (raw)

Hi everyone, I have a pattern that repeats itself in org-mode and I am  
wondering if anyone have any solutions to it.

I have some tasks that must be done each week, it does not matter when I  
complete them, but they must be done before end of the week. And when the  
next week comes the task should be repeated.

Now I have an TODO item on it and I flip it back and forth from TODO to  
DONE, but it requires me to remember that I have completed the task, and  
requires me to put it back to TODO next week. This is not working very  

What I would like:
At the beginning of each week the task sets itself to TODO.
When I complete it, it logs the state change (only for this state, I do  
not want state change logging on all).
A reminder that I did not complete it last week would be nice, but I  
expect that to be too much to ask for.

Does anyone use org-mode for anything like this?

             reply	other threads:[~2009-06-03  8:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-06-03  8:50 Ivan Nedrehagen [this message]
2009-06-03  8:57 ` The recurring task pattern Chris Gray
2009-06-03  9:24   ` Mikael Fornius
2009-06-04 10:50   ` Ivan Nedrehagen
2009-06-05  1:40     ` Matthew Lundin

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