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I currently trying to remap my org mode agenda keymap in Spacemacs for org-agenda-next-item and org-agenda-previous-item. In the agenda view I like to map the functions to k for next-line and l for previous-line.

I already tested different approaches like:

  (define-key org-agenda-mode-map (kbd "k") 'org-agenda-next-item)
  (define-key org-agenda-mode-map (kbd "l") 'org-agenda-previous-item)

The result of this one is: Error in dotspacemacs/user-config: Symbol’s value as variable is void: org-agenda-mode-map. And it doesn't matter if I put the key mappings into (add-hook 'org-agenda-mode-hook or (with-eval-after-load 'org environments..

Or this one (source: How do I change key bindings for org-mode agenda view?):

(add-hook 'org-agenda-mode-hook
          (lambda ()
                  (local-set-key (kbd "k") 'org-agenda-next-item)))

This runs without an error, but the remapping of the key k does not take place.

I also checked the command describe-keymap to search for the correct keymap register. But it seems, that org-agenda-mode-map is the correct one.

Is there another approach, which might work? Or am I doing something wrong?

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  • (add-hook 'org-agenda-mode-hook (lambda () (define-key org-agenda-mode-map "k" 'org-agenda-next-item))) works for me.
    – NickD
    Mar 11, 2019 at 2:40
  • @NickD: I tested it but it does not work.. May be it is the wrong keymap?
    – M_____
    Mar 11, 2019 at 19:32
  • No, the keymap is correct. What does C-h c k say when you invoke it in the agenda buffer (first, without the above hook in place, then with it in place, killing the agenda buffer in between and recreating it)? I get org-agenda-capture in the first case, org-agenda-next-item in the second.
    – NickD
    Mar 11, 2019 at 20:08

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