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Allow for time overlap (multi-tasking) #151
I have a situation where I need to track more then one time event at once. My current use case is:
A simpler (fake) use case. If I needed to 'watch the 6 o'clock news and make dinner. Well, as long as I had a t.v. in viewing distance from the stovetop I could be completing both of those tasks at once.
In taskwarrior I will often 'task 6 7 start' which, doesn't play nicely with timew.
Human multitasking is an illusion... ;)
In a way Timewarrior allows for multitasking via tags. You can assign multiple tags to a single interval, e.g. in your case
This creates a consecutive chain of non-overlapping intervals in the database, keeping it thus sane and clean.
What you want is rather a report, which fuses/filters your simultaneous work into something like
I agree that one could simplify the lines in the topmost example such that one must not re-enter the still running tags when starting a new one. Analogous to
which only would stop tracking for
which would stop tracking for