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From: Kyle Meyer <kyle@kyleam.com>
To: Joseph Vidal-Rosset <joseph.vidal.rosset@gmail.com>,
	"Liste-emacs-orgmode\@gnu.org" <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: how to get an org-link to open a program in eshell
Date: Sat, 25 Apr 2020 04:39:13 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87zhb0mb66.fsf@kyleam.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAD-VTcHeYfMFn+Oryi1uzuAfoph8QVzmxn0WzEXZUxX3QdkhgQ@mail.gmail.com>

Joseph Vidal-Rosset <joseph.vidal.rosset@gmail.com> writes:

> I'm trying to get something via an org-link. I suspect that it is
> possible, but the documentation is not clear enough for me to get it.
> I want to make an org-link that get me directly in eshell a program,
> and if it is possible to do it, I will bookmark this org-link.

What have you tried?  Have you looked at ol-eshell.el?

> To explain precisely what I want to do: I have an executable in
> /usr/local/bin that I  have called SMinlog , in a shell, the command
> SMinlog -p -i open directly the following output:
> and in the my Linux desktop xfce I have also an icon that is a
> shortcut to open directly this program in a xfce4-terminal.

IIUC what you want boils down to having an eshell link that runs a
command.  I don't use ol-eshell myself, but, taking a quick look, this
seems to be possible.  For example, say I have a link like

    [[eshell:*eshell*:echo hello]]

Following that gives me

    Welcome to the Emacs shell

    /tmp $ echo hello
    /tmp $ 

  reply	other threads:[~2020-04-25  4:39 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-04-08  8:22 how to get an org-link to open a program in eshell Joseph Vidal-Rosset
2020-04-25  4:39 ` Kyle Meyer [this message]
2020-04-25  8:31   ` Joseph Vidal-Rosset

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