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From: pietru@caramail.com
To: pietru@caramail.com
Cc: Tim Cross <theophilusx@gmail.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Org Capture Menu cannot be fully viewed
Date: Sun, 13 Dec 2020 03:08:20 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <trinity-66876af5-d8b2-42fd-950b-9e5f95c1bda3-1607825300196@3c-app-mailcom-bs06> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <trinity-6fda72d9-94c4-4f81-8752-ea4221cf3f6f-1607823153938@3c-app-mailcom-bs06>

Here is one version of a template

(setq capture-template-investigation-type '(

 ("a" "Historic Background Research Site Evaluation/Testing" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("b" "Systematic Survey Data Recovery/Excavation" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("c" "Records Search or Inventory Checking" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("d" "Site Stewardship Monitoring" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("e" "Site Stabilization" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("f" "Heritage Management" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("g" "Environment Research" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("h" "Reconnaissance or Survey" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("i" "Methodology, Theory, or Synthesis" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("j" "Collections Research" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("k" "Consultation" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("l" "Ethnographic Research" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("m" "Research Design or Data Recovery Plan" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("n" "Architectural Survey" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("o" "Ethnohistoric Research" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("p" "Ground Disturbance Monitoring" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("q" "Geophysical Survey" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("r" "Archaeological Overview" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("s" "Bioarchaeological Research" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("t" "Architectural Documentation" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n")

 ("u" "Remote Sensing" entry
  (file "~/histr/archaeol.org")
  "* Site_Type: %?\n %T\n") ))



> Sent: Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 2:32 AM
> From: pietru@caramail.com
> To: "Tim Cross" <theophilusx@gmail.com>
> Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
> Subject: Re: Org Capture Menu cannot be fully viewed
>
> > Sent: Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 1:46 AM
> > From: "Tim Cross" <theophilusx@gmail.com>
> > To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
> > Subject: Re: Org Capture Menu cannot be fully viewed
> >
> >
> > pietru@caramail.com writes:
> >
> > > Dear All,
> > >
> > > When making a relatively long Org Capture Menu for Archaeological Field Management,
> > > the relevant capture window cannot be scrolled down.  This becomes particularly
> > > problematic with small field laptops.
> > >
> >
> > I'm assuming you mean the window which pops up where you select the
> > capture template to use.
>
> Correct
>
> > Just wondering if perhaps what we really need to do is provide some sort
> > of support for using Emacs completion facilities to select templates? I
> > realise this is challenging because of the huge wealth of completion
> > frameworks available in Emacs, but perhaps adding support for something
> > like fido-mode would be beneficial. To some extent, it feels like org is
> > re-inventing a wheel here and we would be better off using an existing
> > facility rather than develop/maintain an org specific version.
>
> I have used icomplete, which works really well.  But I am not in a position
> to claim it is the right solution
>
> > I see a very similar problem with the export menu, but that is a more
> > complex situation.
> > --
> > Tim Cross
> >
> >
>
>


  reply	other threads:[~2020-12-13  2:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 53+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-12-12 18:02 pietru
2020-12-12 22:09 ` TRS-80
2020-12-12 22:46   ` pietru
2020-12-12 23:13     ` TRS-80
2020-12-12 23:30       ` pietru
2020-12-13  0:00         ` TRS-80
2020-12-13  0:10           ` pietru
2020-12-13 11:06   ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 18:28     ` pietru
2020-12-13 20:37       ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 20:52         ` TRS-80
2020-12-13 21:02         ` pietru
2020-12-13 21:48           ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 22:08             ` pietru
2020-12-13 22:20             ` pietru
2020-12-13 22:00           ` TRS-80
2020-12-13 22:36             ` pietru
2020-12-13 20:32     ` TEC
2020-12-13 21:43       ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13  0:46 ` Tim Cross
2020-12-13  1:32   ` pietru
2020-12-13  2:08     ` pietru [this message]
2020-12-13  3:16       ` TRS-80
2020-12-13  3:49         ` pietru
2020-12-13  4:30           ` TRS-80
2020-12-13  9:58             ` pietru
2020-12-13 16:52             ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 10:24           ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 18:41             ` pietru
2020-12-13 20:48               ` TRS-80
2020-12-13  4:57         ` pietru
2020-12-13  9:24           ` Christopher Dimech
2020-12-13 23:08           ` TRS-80
2020-12-14  0:04             ` pietru
2020-12-13  9:44       ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 18:46         ` Christopher Dimech
2020-12-16 18:46         ` No Wayman
2020-12-16 16:58       ` No Wayman
2020-12-13 15:12   ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 18:08     ` pietru
2020-12-13 20:06     ` Tim Cross
2020-12-13 21:37       ` pietru
2020-12-13 21:57       ` Bastien
2020-12-13 22:31         ` pietru
2020-12-13 23:30         ` Jean Louis
2020-12-13 23:52           ` Bastien
2020-12-13 22:34       ` Jean Louis
2020-12-14 12:41 ` Marco Wahl
2020-12-14 13:00   ` pietru
2020-12-14 13:18     ` Marco Wahl
2020-12-14 20:02   ` Org Capture Menu cannot be fully viewed - Results of testing C-n, C-p, C-v pietru
2020-12-16 21:46     ` Marco Wahl
2020-12-16 23:25       ` pietru

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