Tag Archives: Org-mode

More Experiments with Indexing Org Files

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about John Kitchin’s use of SQLite to index his Org files. Kitchin uses Org mode as a centerpiece of his workflow and has about 5 years of files spread across his local file … Continue reading

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Recurring Org Events

Karl Voit has published an instructive post on how to specify recurring events in Org mode. As most of you know, you can annotate an Org TODO entry to specify that it should occur every day, every week, every 3rd … Continue reading

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An Org Workflow

Gregory J Stein, an MIT Ph.D student in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, has an interesting post on how he uses Org mode and the agenda to organize his projects and daily tasks. Like all graduate students, he leads a … Continue reading

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A PSA from Sacha

Here’s a useful public service announcement from Sacha Chua: Need to troubleshoot Org Mode publishing, such as broken links? Org 9 has org-lint. Handy! — Sacha Chua (@sachac) January 10, 2017

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Mobile Org on iOS

If you live in the Apple world and are an Org mode user, here a bit of good news. The iOS MobileOrg maintainer has announced that he and others are resurrecting the iOS Mobile Org app. I keep seeing queries … Continue reading

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By the Way

On Tuesday, I wrote about my discovery of org-next-link and how it quickly became my go to method of navigating to Org links. Today, my target link was before the point and it suddenly dawned on me that there was … Continue reading

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Zamansky 26: Syncing with Gcal

The other day I wrote about Rainer König’s video on syncing Gcal with Org agenda. Serendipitously, Mike Zamansky just posted a video on the same subject. Zamansky solves the problem in a different way so it’s definitely worth watching his … Continue reading

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Indexing Org Files with a Database

The other day, I wrote about how Karl Voit uses an Org file to index his other Org files. It’s a nice scheme that’s light weight and easy to understand and it fits in well with his Memacs system. John … Continue reading

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Syncing GCal with Your Org Agenda

Rainer König has the latest video in his OrgMode Tutorial series up. This time it’s about synching Google calendar to the Org agenda. Many folks, even those who otherwise live in Emacs, prefer to maintain a separate calendar. Most calendar … Continue reading

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Fast Opening an Org Index File

I’ve written before about Karl Voit’s Memacs system. It’s basically a set of programs that collects all his daily data—phone calls, emails, photographs, texts, bank statements, git commits, and so on—stores it in Org files and then makes it available … Continue reading

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