Q: how can I automate inbox zero with my
org-mode agenda by getting linked, deadlined reminders to emails that need a reply?
I get a lot of email, and try to stay at inbox zero, but I don't always want to reply to an email immediately upon reading it. I do, however, want to remind myself that I need to reply.
I'm hoping to automate this recurring use pattern, described here in excruciating detail:
- open up inbox (using
- mark an email for reply with
- refile that message to All Mail (or wherever; it's a gmail account)
- go to my main agenda file (call it
- go to the
org-insert-linkto create a new entry
** Respond to XXXX
- set a deadline for later in the day (or tomorrow, or whenever)
The end product is a series of entries in the
Does something like this already exist and I just don't know about it? If not, how would one implement it?
PS: I'm loosely aware of
which I expect would be the starting point, but it's also
package-specific and wouldn't apply to, say,