Accept weekday names for dates in task text
Todo.txt for Chrome now accepts weekday names as input when used with ‘
due:‘ or ‘
t:‘ in task text.
The extension parses the day name, and replaces it with date representation. The date chosen is always in the future: creating a task with ‘
due:Wednesday‘ on Thursday, will set due date to next Wednesday.
The accepted strings for both due-date and threshold-date are:
Prompt accepted day strings for dates in task text
The extension now suggests accepted date strings when ‘
due:‘ or ‘
t:‘ are typed in the task text. The suggested dates are the same as accepted strings listed above.
- Edited tasks were written at end of file. Now they are edited in place. New tasks and restored tasks are placed at end of file.
- If task due date was already in future, setting due date to
next weekdid not work. Fixed.
- Task count on extension badge changed only after sync was complete. Fixed.
That’s all for now.
As usual, please share any bugs, or new feature suggestions that you come across.
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