[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [O] org-capture changes the buffer ring in a confusing way

From: Carsten Dominik
Subject: Re: [O] org-capture changes the buffer ring in a confusing way
Date: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 18:05:51 +0200

Hi Samuel,

Unfortunately, right now, I don't know a good way to avoid this.  Org switches 
to a special buffer while filling in the template, in order to allow 
interactive prompts, and I think this might be the cause of messing with the 
buffer list.

- Carsten

On 19.8.2013, at 05:44, Samuel Wales <address@hidden> wrote:

> When I use capture, the buffer ring ordering changes from what it was
> before the capture.  It even changes when I cancel the capture.  Is
> there a way to keep it exactly as it was in all cases?
> What I expected was that previous-buffer would be the same before and
> after and that next-buffer would be the same before and after.  [In
> other words, that capture + capture finalizing would not change
> anything.  The philosophy of capture, to my understanding, is that
> capture is intended to allow you to take a note with minimum
> distraction.]
> What I tried was org-capture.
> What I noticed was that the buffer ring ordering had changed.
> I have previous-buffer and next-buffer set to function keys, and I
> find them extremely useful.  But when the buffer ring ordering
> changes, I get confused.  So capture confuses me.
> Also, it seems to always split the window.  Is there a way to fix that
> that is better than my current method of deleting other windows in the
> hook?  I always require a single window.
> Thanks.
> Samuel
> -- 
> The Kafka Pandemic: http://thekafkapandemic.blogspot.com
> The disease DOES progress.  MANY people have died from it.  ANYBODY can get 
> it.
> Denmark: free Karina Hansen NOW.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]