My plaintext todo list.
@hund looks like site is down, at least from here =)
@efftoyz I had perfect timing, the hosting service is having issues with a server right now. :P
@hund connection times out. Really looking forward to reading that. I'm using a plain text file to keep track of all the little todos and it's been really good.
@stchris I had perfect timing, the hosting service is having issues with a server right now. :P
Don't have too hight hopes though, it's rather simple. :)
@hund but that's what I'm discovering here as a well: a plain file with line-by-line entries. Maybe put an x in front of what's done. Works really well. I resist the urge to write some tooling around it :)
@remaster I have looked at it, but it's way more complex than what I want it to be. :)
@hund True that. Typical open source standard, it has _all_ the possibilities! 😉
@hund Heh, that's even compatible with the Markor Android app – which is a feature-rich Markdown editor including a todo-list feature. Guess which file name it's using for todo…
@IzzyOnDroid Nice! :)
@IzzyOnDroid @gsantner I have now tried it and it looks good. One thing I didn't like was that it doesn't seem to remember what format I want. I changed the todo.txt to use Markdown formatting, but every time I opened it up again it would change the formating to the default and add a bunch of annoying line separators between every heading and task. :/
Just like Markdown, it's a plaintext format. Everything you say would apply to it too, as of rules..well there is software that works with the files, so if you want to use Markdown features you need to write Markdown. todo.txt is very simple, 1 todo = 1 line, so not something difficult.
As said, todo.txt is only enforced for the ToDo tab, hence the name.
For all other plaintext / .txt files there is normal plaintext editing without special syntax.
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