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From: Eric S Fraga <e.fraga@ucl.ac.uk>
To: Bastien <bzg@gnu.org>
Cc: Michael Brand <michael.ch.brand@gmail.com>,
	Org Mode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Statistic cookies for headings and list items
Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 14:51:32 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87mu5mevx7.fsf@ucl.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87zh9mzzgs.fsf@bzg.fr> (Bastien's message of "Mon, 01 Jun 2020 15:29:23 +0200")

On Monday,  1 Jun 2020 at 15:29, Bastien wrote:
> I believe we cannot fix this without a discussion on the design first.

Good to be able to discuss this.  I won't repeat the options but will
give my own views as I do use statistic cookies quite a bit.

I would accept either 1 and/or 2 with or without 3.  However, I do not
like option 4 at all as this would simply lead to confusion.  There is
no obvious way to understand the implication of the placement of the
cookie by looking at it.

However, what I would really like to have is the option to include both
lists and subheadings (recursively) in the statistics, i.e. count all
below a given point whether the entries appear as a direct contents list
or lists within subheadings.  I usually end up with lists of lists,
which is fine (and very lispy... ;-)), but when these get long, they are
harder to navigate and hide/open than headings are.

(note: it could be that what I want is ready possible as I'm often
caught out on this list for missing existing functionality.  If so, I
again apologise!)

Thank you!
: Eric S Fraga via Emacs 28.0.50, Org release_9.3.6-640-g9bc0cc

  reply	other threads:[~2020-06-01 13:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-03-31 19:31 Statistic cookies for headings and list items Michael Brand
2020-06-01 13:29 ` Bastien
2020-06-01 13:51   ` Eric S Fraga [this message]
2020-06-13 16:15   ` Nicolas Goaziou
2021-05-15 20:28     ` Bastien

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