Orage - how to 'clear' repeated event until the next one?

Juha Kautto kautto.juha at kolumbus.fi
Thu Dec 29 14:39:38 CET 2011

29.12.2011 12:43, Chris Green kirjoitti:
> I'm running xubuntu 11.10 and I have started using Orage, I imported my
> existing .ics file which went OK which was a good start.
> However I have one issue that I can't resolve, maybe it's an enhancement
> request.  I have several repeated events which repeat every 3 months
> (they are quarterly tax payments).  I need to remind myself about these
> a few days in advance so I do the paperwork needed and send off the
> money on time.  I have a little python script run via genmon that puts a
> warning message in the panel when one of these is due.
> The problem is that Orage doesn't offer a way to clear the event without
> clearing future occurrences, or at least I don't think it does.  With a
> repeating event it surely is a normal requirement to be able to say
> "I've done this one, tell me about the next one when it is due".
> I used to use reminderfox (a Firefox add-on) to manage the events and
> that does offer to ability to remove/turn-off the current/next
> occurrence of an event.  Orage is a neater solution in many ways but I
> need the ability to clear the 'next' occurrence of a repeated event.
I think you should try to change your EVENT to TODO.


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