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I like RememberTheMilk as a to-do list thing. It syncs well with my android phone, which is important. However, there doesn't seem to be a simple option for syncing RTM with my Ubuntu desktop. I currently use Getting Things Gnome! which is OK, but not ideal: syncing has to be done manually (AFAIK) and weirdly, the extra features of GTG are annoying: since RTM doesn't support subtasks, I'd rather not have the option of subtasks on my desktop to-do widget.

I can sync RTM with my google calendar and use that through thunderbird, but this had some weird effects: for every day where I had a to do item with a deadline in the future (i.e. every day) I had an all day event in my calendar for that event: doubleplus suboptimal.

So is there a better option? Preferably one that fits with thunderbird, since that's where all my other organisational shenanigans are taking place.

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Tasque Install tasque is a simple to-do application for GNOME that has Remember The Milk integration. It's very straight forward and syncs in the background, unlike GTG.

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This site has 12 different ways to sync with RTM, including Thunderbird, Firefox, Gmail:

http://www.shankrila.com/tech-stuff/top-12-refreshing-remember-the-milk-goodies/

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