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From: Ihor Radchenko <yantar92@gmail.com>
To: TRS-80 <trs-80@isnotmyreal.name>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: org-link-set-parameters :complete how to prompt for description?
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 19:37:08 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87wo1k2ucb.fsf@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <63e143a961c8eec498b0cfe234794df6@isnotmyreal.name>

> Any tips would be greatly appreciated.

Take a look at org-link-make-description-function


TRS-80 <trs-80@isnotmyreal.name> writes:

> Good day, everyone!
> I have been trying to create a new custom link type with
> org-link-set-parameters, which in turn calls functions for the various
> "methods" (for lack of a better term), like so:
>    (org-link-set-parameters "zdlink"
> 			   :complete  #'my-zetteldeft-org-complete-link
> 			   :follow    #'my-zetteldeft-org-follow-link
> 			   :help-echo #'my-zetteldeft-org-help-echo
> 			   :store     #'my-zetteldeft-org-store-link)
> The only one I seem to be having trouble with is :complete.  I can get 
> it to
> prompt me for completing-read, and it returns the link portion only, but 
> how
> to get it to also prompt for a description?  Here is my :complete 
> function:
>    (defun my-zetteldeft-org-complete-link ()
> 	"Link completion for Org zdlink type links"
> 	(let* ((file (completing-read "File to link to: "
> 		  (deft-find-all-files-no-prefix)))
> 	   (link (zetteldeft--lift-id file)))
>     (unless link (user-error "No file selected"))
>     (concat "zdlink:" link)))
> I searched the Internet, this mailing list archives, etc. high and low, 
> all
> to no avail.  So I decide to join the mailing list today.  Probably long
> overdue anyway.  :)
> Any tips would be greatly appreciated.
> Cheers,
> TRS-80

  reply	other threads:[~2020-08-27 11:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-26 15:29 org-link-set-parameters :complete how to prompt for description? TRS-80
2020-08-27 11:37 ` Ihor Radchenko [this message]
2020-08-27 20:10   ` TRS-80
2020-08-28  1:26     ` Ihor Radchenko

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