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From: Adam Spiers <orgmode@adamspiers.org>
To: No Wayman <iarchivedmywholelife@gmail.com>
Cc: org-mode mailing list <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: time-warping - retroactively marking DONE?
Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2020 01:22:33 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAOkDyE-2aCPucSyBbHvf0fsbuJ1DkRqbPjzEE=xCVppp7J=QTA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <878sftit5a.fsf@gmail.com>

On Wed, 8 Jul 2020 at 23:09, No Wayman <iarchivedmywholelife@gmail.com> wrote:
> I emailed Adam directly with an experimental package I wrote to
> solve the problem of changing the todo-state of an entry at an
> arbitrary time.
> He suggested I posted here as well:
> https://github.com/progfolio/epoch/
> The package advises current-time to return `epoch-current-time' if
> is set (falling back to the usual current-time if not).
> A macro, `epoch-with-time' is provided which allows a body to be
> executed with current-time set to an arbitrary time.
> Two commands (which I may separate into their own package),
> `epoch-todo' and `epoch-agenda-todo' call their respective
> org-mode commands.
> `org-read-date' is called with the tasks's SCHEDULED or DEADLINE
> time pre-populated so one can easily edit relative to that time.
> Still very much a work in progress, but the two commands are
> useful for me so far.
> Any ideas, suggestions, criticisms are appreciated.

Many thanks again for this.  It's working great for me!

In case anyone's interested, here's my use-package config (which uses
the awesome straight.el package manager to install it):


I agree with your observation that it might be nicer to separate out
the org-specific stuff into a separate package, because the epoch
stuff seems useful in its own right outside org-mode.

  reply	other threads:[~2020-08-30  0:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <mailman.55.1594224009.21222.emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
2020-07-08 21:38 ` time-warping - retroactively marking DONE? No Wayman
2020-08-30  0:22   ` Adam Spiers [this message]
2020-08-30  1:32     ` No Wayman
2020-07-07 11:26 Adam Spiers
2020-07-08  4:53 ` Kyle Meyer
2020-07-08  5:52 ` Marcin Borkowski

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