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On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 8:41 PM, Chris Miller <cjm@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> Love zim. Had to get that out of the way, in case there are any
> I'm trying a journal application. As I make notes, I can <CTRL>D date
> stamp entries and back link them. I expected that I'd be able to view
> all of my activity chronologically, but I see no entries on the calendar
If you link to calendar pages they should show up as "placeholders" in
the index. Did you try the option "link to date" in the dialog ?
> As I make notes, I encounter people, so I'd like to be able to collect
> all the activity with a particular person on a page, but the person is
> in a group in a company. This sounds like an application for
> namespaces, if i could find an example, then I'd be good to go on this.
You can use a colon ":" in a page name to create namespaces.
Alternatively this may be a good use for tags. E.g. create a namespace
with persons, but group them with tags. The tag plugin will give you
an alternative index where you can find the pages per tag.
> Can I like pages across notebooks?
Sure, that is called an "interwiki link" - have a look at the manual
for the details.
> Lots more easy questions coming along, but so far I am stoked about how
> well this thing works!
From: Chris Miller, 2012-06-25