I was curious as to why a value such log-mode wasn't customizable
to be run on start-up as follow-mode and clock-report-mode are.
If Carsten thinks this is a good idea, I've attached a patch that may
shave of 5 seconds of him adding it. It applies cleanly to current git
diff --git a/lisp/org-agenda.el b/lisp/org-agenda.el
index 7622f6a..e52fdbc 100644
@@ -628,6 +628,7 @@ Needs to be set before org.el is loaded."
(defvar org-agenda-include-inactive-timestamps nil
"Non-nil means, include inactive time stamps in agenda and timeline.")
@@ -789,6 +790,12 @@ agenda display."
+(defcustom org-agenda-start-with-log-mode nil
+ "The initial value of log-mode in a newly created agenda window."
+ :group 'org-agenda-startup
+ :group 'org-agenda-daily/weekly
+ :type 'boolean)
(defcustom org-agenda-start-with-clockreport-mode nil
"The initial value of clockreport-mode in a newly created agenda window."
@@ -1252,7 +1259,7 @@ The following commands are available:
(setq org-agenda-follow-mode org-agenda-start-with-follow-mode
'("Agenda") "Agenda Files"
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