Obsidian is a powerful knowledge base (PKM?) that works on top of a local folder of plain text Markdown files. https://obsidian.md/ (Note-taking app)

Obsidian is a note-taking and knowledge management app by the people who created Dynalist, a popular online outliner and one of my favorite tools.

not open-source

but free https://obsidian.md/pricing

Probably the Simplest Future-Proof Note-Taking App.

Nov04'2022 trying it out

Nov04: download latest Mac version, install

  • create-new-vault - pick my docs/personal folder, hrm it doesn't create parent Obsidian folder
  • split window, and stuff seems to be happening in skinny/left side...
  • copy Possible Personal Finance Actions from garden → file Possible Personal Finance Actions.md ugh spaces!?!?
  • I quit, make parent-folder/move, re-launch: ~/personal/obsidian/wiki/
  • "open today's daily note: → has title 2022-11-04 and file 2022-11-04.md

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