In that case, you might like Zim. It's a desktop wiki tool, that writes flat text files in folders (if you use note nesting), using markdown (plus buttons for formatting if you prefer). You can configure it to default new notes to include date, and I think a calandar selector is used for something, but I've only used it for cross-referenced things, such as cookbooks or loading TTRPGs/settings together. - Source: Reddit / 10 days ago
I've just checked my desktop and (beside a ton of terminals), I have : - Zim (GTK widgets note taking app): https://zim-wiki.org/. - Source: Hacker News / 29 days ago
I don’t want my dev notes in the cloud, so I use Zim Wiki. Has git integration and markdown supports as well as dozens of plugins for other kinds of markup (graphs, flowcharts, etc). Also decent attachments support and the ability to export HTML for documentation. Also has sufficient GTD support. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
You could try Zim wiki. It might not be exactly what you want, but it's fairly close, I think. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
OneDrive + https://zim-wiki.org/ = a personal desktop wiki I can create a record for each NPC, notes, and use a simple but effective tagging system for the search function. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
Also, sometimes I use KDE's kate editor for things, I often keep a Zim notebook open as well. I could use emacs' org-mode for that but I like zim more usually. I've also tried using joe and jed in the past; they seemed nice, but I never really stuck with them for some reason. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
Just to chime in here, long time "http://zim-wiki.org" guy here. I'm still basically sticking with Zim for most of what I do, but that's probably mostly the equivalent of "personal muscle memory," for structured things. But I am moving to Obsidian for anything "non-heirarchical" or "unstructured;" which for me is my "bookmarking" system as well as my personal Zettelkasten/brain exploring gardeny thing. The... - Source: Hacker News / about 1 month ago
Related software and previously discussed on HN - ZimWiki https://zim-wiki.org/ It lets you run a Wiki out of a vault in your drive, which can be moved to a new machine or exported as PDF/HTML. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 month ago
OneNote is probably most intuitive, but I use https://zim-wiki.org/ and keep it hosted on OneDrive so I can edit between Laptop and PC and the changes sync automatically. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
Https://zim-wiki.org is pretty sexy as long as you don't need to interact on mobile. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
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