slate: A note taking CLI tool.

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Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5), directory (>=1.3), filepath (>=1.4), htoml (>=1.0), optparse-applicative (>=0.14), process (>=1.6), slate, string-conversions (>=0.2), unordered-containers (>=0.2) [details]
License MIT
Copyright Copyright (c) 2017, evuez
Author evuez
Maintainer helloevuez@gmail.com
Home page https://github.com/evuez/slate#readme
Bug tracker https://github.com/evuez/slate/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/evuez/slate
Uploaded by evuez at Wed Apr 4 09:55:19 UTC 2018
Distributions NixOS:0.9.0.0
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slate - a note taking tool.

A simple tool to take notes from your terminal (and sync them between your devices).

<code>slate status</code>

Generates markdown task lists.

Table of contents

Install

$ stack install slate

Basic usage

<pre> $ slate --help

slate - a note taking tool.

Usage: slate COMMAND Slate

Available options: -h,--help Show this help text

Available commands: add Add a note. done Mark a note as done when given a note ID, display done notes otherwise. todo Mark a note as todo when given a note ID, display todo notes otherwise. remove Remove a note. display Display a slate. rename Rename a slate. wipe Wipe a slate. status Display the status of a slate. sync Sync every slate.

$ slate add "My first note." $ slate add "New note!" $ slate display 00 - My <b>first</b> note. 01 - New note!

$ slate done 0 $ slate display <s>00 - My <b>first</b> note.</s> 01 - New note!

$ slate display --only=todo # or just slate todo 01 - New note!

$ slate status 1 done, 1 todo (2 total).

$ slate add "Fake note" $ slate display <s>00 - My <b>first</b> note.</s> 01 - New note! 02 - Fake note

$ slate remove 2 $ slate display <s>00 - My <b>first</b> note.</s> 01 - New note!

$ slate wipe --only=todo $ slate display <s>00 - My <b>first</b> note.</s>

$ slate todo 0 $ slate display 00 - My <b>first</b> note. </pre>

Lists are stored in ~/.config/slate/ and their default name is the name of your current directory. You can use any other name you want using the --name option or by adding a .slate file containing the name you want to use.

Configuration

The following configuration options can be set in ~/.config/slate/config.toml (you'll have to create this file).

You can check out config.example.toml for a configuration example.

Callbacks

You must define the commands in this section in a [callbacks] table:

[callbacks]
key1 = value1
key2 = value2
...

sync

You can use slate sync to synchronize your slates. There's no default configuration for this command, so for it to work you'll have to add your own sync command, for example:

sync = "git add . && git commit -m 'Update slates'; git pull --rebase origin master && git push origin master"

This would stage & commit every updates in ~/.config/slate/, update your local copy and push your updates to the origin remote.

status

By default, slate status only displays the number of notes by status. You can add a command in the status key that'll be used to check if the slate is synchronized or not, for example:

status = "git diff --exit-code $SLATE"

Where $SLATE will be set to ~/.config/slate/<slate name>.md. The command must return a non-zero exit code if the slate is out of sync and zero if it's synced.

Autocompletion

You can use the following commands to generate a completion script for your shell:

  • Bash: slate --bash-completion-script $(which slate)
  • Zsh: slate --zsh-completion-script $(which slate)
  • Fish: slate --fish-completion-script (which slate)