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From: "Leszek Wroński" <elwro1@gmail.com>
To: "Bruce D'Arcus" <bdarcus@gmail.com>
Cc: org-mode-email <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Manual suggestion and experience report from a new user (citation processors, 9.5)
Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2021 19:41:05 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CANmJ-E42kpLDkQ-+LhmJd4hE66hHcPH3xRsGO8bwuusC3nFp0Q@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAF-FPGOs_GNRRo1+neM-pwiMFdm+=OMfnEH3LJ-e7FFN31ZyjA@mail.gmail.com>

Thank you very much! I will explore more. The keys are correct. On
reopening the .org file, the behavior is now consistent: clicking on
any citation does nothing :-) I will try to experiment with your
processor. I did manage to configure org-ref-cite to open PDFs a few
months ago, but when trying to combine it with org-roam and helm I
managed to screw up my configuration and so I'm now starting from
scratch more carefully.

Best regards,


On Wed, 13 Oct 2021 at 19:00, Bruce D'Arcus <bdarcus@gmail.com> wrote:
> Forgot to reply-all ...
> On Wed, Oct 13, 2021 at 11:36 AM Leszek Wroński <elwro1@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I've been using Emacs for about 20 years, but I'm only now starting to
> > seriously explore the Org-mode, since I read about the new citation
> > options. I'd like to report my initial experience since maybe this
> > could lead to some amendments to the manual?
> Your suggestions make a lot of sense.
> > Another thing: the way the citations work is inconsistent for me at
> > this point. In some cases, a click on a citation opens my library.bib
> > at the relevant entry. In other cases, nothing happens (i.e. nothing
> > that I can see.) On what could this depend?
> I don't know. Is the key by chance wrong?
> > Ideally I'd like a click on a citation to open the PDF whose location
> > is stored in the 'file' field of the .bib entry: is there an easy way
> > to achieve this? [I've tried various ways of doing this in the last
> > 10+ years, including org-ref, RefTex etc., but am I correct in
> > assuming that currently the idea is that one should only use the
> > Org-mode for such things?]
> As for the "follow" functionality you're asking about, this is mostly
> what third party processors are for; "oc-basic" is intentionally
> "basic".
> This landscape is still new, but my oc-bibtex-actions one allows you,
> for example, to use embark to run different actions from an org-cite
> citation. By default it will open associated documents or links.
> https://github.com/bdarcus/bibtex-actions
> John Kitchin's org-ref-cite does similar with a hydra menu, though I'm
> unsure of his plans for the package.
> https://github.com/jkitchin/org-ref-cite
> Bruce

  reply	other threads:[~2021-10-13 17:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-10-13 15:33 Manual suggestion and experience report from a new user (citation processors, 9.5) Leszek Wroński
2021-10-13 17:00 ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-10-13 17:41   ` Leszek Wroński [this message]
2021-10-13 17:44     ` Bruce D'Arcus
2021-10-13 17:29 ` M. ‘quintus’ Gülker
2021-10-13 18:20 ` Peter Neilson
2021-10-15 19:40 ` Nicolas Goaziou

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