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From: M <Elwood151@web.de>
To: Thorsten Jolitz <tjolitz@googlemail.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: How to deal with small projects which are often changing their status/ person
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:40:29 +0100
Message-ID: <CD24C5DD.13D11%Elwood151@web.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87a9s0apj1.fsf@googlemail.com>

Thanks Thorsten for your reply!

it is not about programming and it is not about plain text files, but MS
Office (Word) files..

Dropbox is not an option, maybe a document management system (DMS) with
versioning, but it is not in place yet.
And even if there is, how could  I then track my workflow with Emacs?

Kind regards

Martin



> Von: Thorsten Jolitz <tjolitz@googlemail.com>
> Datum: Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:14:42 +0100
> An: <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
> Betreff: Re: [O] How to deal with small projects which are often changing
> their status/ person
> 
> M <Elwood151@web.de> writes:
> 
> Hi, 
> 
>> At the moment there are many little projects where I
>> 
>> * get a text from someone (or write it myself)
>> * have to read and edit it
>> * send it oer email to 1 or 2 other colleagues which have to read / edit it
>> * get it back and check the changes
>> * maybe send the text again to the original author
>> * then finally release the text for publication
>> 
>> ... and you imagine, there is not only 1 such text at once but several of
>> them.
>> 
>> I wonder what is an approriate way to keep track of such workflows with
>> org-mode..
> 
> this doesn't sound so different from several programmers working on the
> same source code file, so I suspect that GIT is the best and the most
> popular solution for collaborative work on plain text files.
> 
> If you/your fellow workers don't use GIT or another VCS, there is still
> dropbox - put your project text files in your dropbox folder and share
> them with other, there are automatic backups of older versions by
> Dropbox. 
> 
> Or you wait for colorg to be released, that would probably fit your
> needs exactly 
> 
> -- 
> cheers,
> Thorsten
> 
> 

  parent reply	other threads:[~2013-01-22 21:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-01-22 20:19 M
2013-01-22 21:14 ` Thorsten Jolitz
2013-01-22 21:39   ` Nicolas Richard
2013-01-22 21:56     ` Thorsten Jolitz
2013-01-22 21:40   ` M [this message]
2013-01-22 21:55     ` Thorsten Jolitz
2013-01-23  8:59     ` Tomas Hlavaty
2013-01-23 10:20     ` OT: using ZIP based files with git (was: How to deal with small projects which are often changing their status/ person) Karl Voit
2013-01-22 21:39 ` How to deal with small projects which are often changing their status/ person Thomas S. Dye
2013-01-22 22:27   ` M
2013-01-22 22:49     ` Thomas S. Dye
2013-01-23  1:59 ` Eric Abrahamsen
2013-01-23  9:15 ` Julian Burgos

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