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From: Robert Pluim <rpluim@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: org-capture-templates: %date is too long
Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 18:06:59 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87h7lqu9u4.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87czwfyp5u.fsf@mat.ucm.es> (Uwe Brauer's message of "Thu, 04 Mar 2021 15:22:21 +0100")

>>>>> On Thu, 04 Mar 2021 15:22:21 +0100, Uwe Brauer <oub@mat.ucm.es> said:
    Uwe> Sorry, you misunderstood me, this time string, inserts the time string,
    Uwe> when I execute the capture, but I want to extract the time string, when
    Uwe> the message was received. This is why I used 
    Uwe> %:date
    Uwe> in my first attempt, that works but inserts 
    Uwe> Tue, 2 Mar 2021 19:35:03 +0100  

    Uwe> Which I find way too long.

    Uwe> Just 
    Uwe> Tue, 2 Mar 2021 

    Uwe> Would be fine or 02.03.2021

    Uwe> But not the hour, seconds etc

It looks like the %:date handling respects the
'org-time-stamp-formats' variable, so if you can arrange for that to
be let-bound appropriately during the capture process, it might do the
right thing.


  reply	other threads:[~2021-03-04 17:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-04  9:22 org-capture-templates: %date is too long Uwe Brauer
2021-03-04 11:57 ` Alberto AP
2021-03-04 14:22   ` Uwe Brauer
2021-03-04 17:06     ` Robert Pluim [this message]
2021-03-04 20:24       ` Uwe Brauer
2021-03-04 20:37         ` Tim Cross
2021-03-05  7:32           ` Uwe Brauer
2021-03-09 15:21         ` Robert Pluim
2021-03-12 15:58           ` Uwe Brauer
2021-03-12 16:36             ` Robert Pluim

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