Take the 2-minute tour ×
Unix & Linux Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for users of Linux, FreeBSD and other Un*x-like operating systems.. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I just spent way too much time looking for this. Treeline is very close, but it doesn't allow marking a task as done with a single key press. It's a powerful data organizer and one has to change manually defined data types to achieve that.

I'm looking for something simple: a list of tasks that can be organized into a tree that allows adding children, siblings and moving of items and marking them as done (ideally through keyboard shortcuts).

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers

Take a look at tudu. It's a simple ncurses based hierarchical task manager. It's in the Ubuntu universe repo.

You can add children, move in or out of different levels of the tree hierarchy, and mark tasks as done. Everything is single key commands. It's fast, straightforward, and lightweight.

share|improve this answer
add comment

You can try Getting Things GNOME. It's a task manager that supports organizing tasks in a tree (i.e. tasks can have multiple subtasks, and each subtask can have multiple other subtasks, and so on). It's available in Ubuntu (look here) and supports marking a task as done with the ctrl+d key combination (for other key combinations look here).

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.