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Re: [O] please read: bug when marking tasks done

From: Samuel Wales
Subject: Re: [O] please read: bug when marking tasks done
Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 12:37:49 -0700

manual> Text in the code and
verbatim string is not processed for Org mode specific syntax, it is
exported verbatim.

i assumed that meant /during export/.  it is in the markup section.

thus, someplace in manual, perhaps say that verbatim and code have
more effects than just export.

On 1/12/19, cesar mena <address@hidden> wrote:
> hello,
> Nicolas Goaziou <address@hidden> writes:
>>>> Now, we might make its contents by marking them as verbatim, for
>>>> example. E.g.,
>>>>   - Rescheduled from =[2019-02-05 Tue .1m]= on [2018-09-29 Sat 18:50]
>>> that's not a bad idea, but what about the other way round?
>>> that is, inactive timestamps with repeaters do not update unless they
>>> are
>>> marked as you suggest.  this way current workflows are not affected and
>>> inactive timestamps can be made to update if requested.
>> The other way around is not possible because =...= means "verbatim".
>> This would be contradictory.
> i see. i didn't know =...= meant verbatim. so in light of this new
> knowledge :) your solution makes a lot of sense. i was originally
> opposed to it because it means current documents will have to change to
> add =...= but in the end it seems the simplest.
>> The main question is: what to do with an "inactive time stamp with
>> repeater".
>> The original report, that lead to the incriminated commit, emphasized
>> the "repeater" part, arguing a repeater should induce the time stamp is
>> meant to be repeated, notwithstanding its nature.
>> You are emphasizing the "inactive" part of it, arguing that anything
>> inactive should not change dynamically.
>> Both arguments can be heard. I agree yours is more conservative. Yet,
>> I'd like to hear about a solution than can satisfy both. I'm Cc'ing the
>> OP.
> i'm ok going with the verbatim syntax - rescheduled lines will now look
> like (w/o the double quotes?):
>   - Rescheduled from =[2019-02-05 Tue .1m]= on [2018-09-29 Sat 18:50]
>> I'm trying to keep Org as simple as possible, but different users have
>> different use cases, and, in some annoying situations like this one,
>> these use cases conflict.
> we are ever grateful.
> best,
> -cm

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