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From: "Juan Manuel Macías" <maciaschain@posteo.net>
To: Matt Price <moptop99@gmail.com>
Cc: orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: convert subtree or nested list to table
Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 20:01:12 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87sg0sttrr.fsf@posteo.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAN_Dec9o3WEhuhnwJZ5dpT=_gk68sry4H_Rkd8y=rZvrS9r_KQ@mail.gmail.com> (Matt Price's message of "Mon, 5 Jul 2021 15:44:32 -0400")

Hi Matt,

Matt Price writes:

> I have to write a number of text-heavy documents which need to be
> delivered as tables with wrapped paragraphs in most cells. Working
> directly in table format is pretty arduous and uncomfortable.  Has
> anyone ever written a function to accept a list or subtree as input
> and process it into a table?
> If anyone has done something similar, I'd love some tips!

Some time ago I wrote some functions for my personal use that allow edit
table cells (with a lot of text and/or paragraphs) in a dedicated
buffer. I don't know if something like that is what you are looking for,
but if you are interested, I can clean up the code a bit and upload it

Best regards,

Juan Manuel 

  reply	other threads:[~2021-07-05 20:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 22+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-05 19:44 convert subtree or nested list to table Matt Price
2021-07-05 20:01 ` Juan Manuel Macías [this message]
     [not found]   ` <CAN_Dec8iqKS+3qvjkYvQxovegnEzqR_rra0Q-ZA9baPz1mXDAA@mail.gmail.com>
2021-07-06 12:56     ` Juan Manuel Macías
2021-07-07  6:18       ` Uwe Brauer
2021-07-07 18:27         ` Juan Manuel Macías
2021-07-07 18:44           ` Uwe Brauer
2021-07-07 21:16       ` Matt Price
2021-07-05 22:10 ` Tim Cross
2021-07-06  3:15   ` Matt Price
2021-07-06  5:10     ` Tim Cross
2021-07-06 11:00       ` Eric S Fraga
2021-07-06 11:49         ` Tim Cross
2021-07-06 11:50 ` Uwe Brauer
2021-07-07 21:17   ` Matt Price
2021-07-07 10:27 ` tbanelwebmin
2021-07-07 21:13   ` Matt Price
2021-07-08  9:27     ` tbanelwebmin
2021-07-08 12:22     ` Christian Moe
2021-07-20 15:11       ` Matt Price
2021-07-20 16:03         ` Nick Dokos
2021-07-20 17:03           ` Matt Price
2021-07-10 12:03 ` [a very different solution] (was: convert subtree or nested list to table) Uwe Brauer

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