[CS-FSLUG] Daily journal

Davo Smith davo at davosmith.co.uk
Mon Mar 17 02:18:45 CDT 2008

On 17/03/2008, Robert W. <robertwo at insightbb.com> wrote:
> Davo Smith <christiansource at davosmith.co.uk> wrote:
>  > I'm looking for some Linux software to help me to keep a daily journal
>  > / prayer diary, preferably with the ability to tag entries with both
>  > keywords and bible verses (the latter so you could display 'all
>  > entries to do with book X' or 'related to book X chapter Y' or even
>  > narrow it down to a particular verse - something that would be hard to
>  > do with more generic tags).
> I use a small shell script for a daily journal. It creates a text file
>  with the current date as the name. Then displays that file in a text
>  editor. You just type whatever you want, in whatever format.
>  For searching, "grep" or one of the many GUI file searching tools can
>  find almost any data you want.
>  It's not fancy. But works amazingly well. The script is available upon
>  request.

I'm not averse to shell scripting (I've got quite a few of my own
running on my desktop machine), however, in this case I'm more
inclined towards a GUI solution. I just think I'm more likely to keep
it updated that way.



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