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From: Daniele Nicolodi <>
To: John Kitchin <>,
	org-mode-email <>
Subject: Re: what do do when multiple functions store a link
Date: Sat, 2 Jan 2021 15:37:45 +0100
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 02/01/2021 14:49, John Kitchin wrote:
> Recently I have had an issue where multiple functions may store a link,
> e.g. to a bibtex entry. 
> In this case, org-mode seems to prompt me to ask which function to store
> the link with, with an initial input of the first function, which masks
> all the options that are available. This happens
> inside |org-store-link| in ol.el at line 1495 for me. in
> (apply #'org-link-store-props
> (cdr (assoc-string
>       (completing-read
> "Which function for creating the link? "
> (mapcar #'car results-alist)
> nil t (symbol-name name))
>       results-alist))) 
> because of the (symbol-name name).
> Is there an easy way to avoid this, or to modify the order of the
> functions used? I want to see all the options for storing, or better, to
> just store them all and let me choose later when I use org-insert-link.

I have the exact same problem. I think it comes from having org-bibtex
and org-ref loaded at the same time. I haven't investigated a possible


  reply	other threads:[~2021-01-02 14:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-02 13:49 John Kitchin
2021-01-02 14:37 ` Daniele Nicolodi [this message]
2021-01-02 14:55   ` John Kitchin
2021-01-02 22:13 ` [PATCH] ol: Avoid initial input when completing function for storing link Kyle Meyer
2021-01-05  5:16   ` Kyle Meyer
2021-04-25  3:38     ` Timothy

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