At this point of your life you should know about Getting Things Gnome! and how easy it makes your life!
A port of GTG for android is in my perspective far a way as there is no native python support, etc. So how can you have your GTG tasks on your android phone?
- Signup for a (free) Remember The Milk account
- Activate GTG’s Remember The Milk plugin and sync your tasks with RTM
- Install Astrid on your android phone (available on android market)
- Sync Astrid with RTM
Activate GTG’s Remember The Milk plugin and sync your tasks with RTM
Thanks to Luca Invernizzi’s GTG plugin, Remember The Milk, it’s possible to sync GTG with Remember The Milk. The plugin is currently at version 0.3.
Plugin for synchronising Getting Things Gnome! with the web service Remember the milk (http://www.rememberthemilk.com)
Please note that task descriptions are not synchronized in this version.
Legal note: This product uses the Remember The Milk API but
is not endorsed or certified by Remember, The Milk.
Luca’s RTM plugin is shipped with GTG so if you have the latest version you only need to activate the plugin.
After activating the plugin you only need to sync the tasks between GTG and RTM.
Install Astrid on your android phone (available on android market)
This step is actually very easy. Just open the Android Market and search for Astrid and install it.
Sync Astrid with RTM
Open Astrid and in the Synchronization menu Activate the Remember The Milk service and also activate the Main Menu Shortcut.
The Sync shortcut in the main menu comes up handy to sync Astrid with RTM with minimum effort. Then all you need is to hit the sync button.
That’s it. This is as simple as it can get. No more excuses for not being organized!
One more thing, by default Remember The Milk will send email notification of tasks on their deadline and it’s also a nice feature to have.
I’ll leave you guys with one more screen shot of the Astrid’s home widget that also comes in handy.
Finally and for the just for those of you who are wondering, I’m using…