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Name of contribution: minutes Name and email: Knut Lickert <knut@lickert.net> Location on CTAN: tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/minutes http://tex.lickert.net/packages/minutes/index.html Summary description: Package for writing (collection of) minutes German Information: Paket zum Erstellen von Protokollen to take minutes = Protokoll schreiben protocoll = diplomatische Protokoll License type: Free ( Project Public License)

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minutes.sty provides the creation of a collection of minutes. Special features:

  • Support of tasks (who, schedule, what, date of finishing), possibility of creating a list of open tasks inclusion of open tasks from other minutes ('open last year tasks') (also possible as task.sty)
  • Support of attachments
  • Support of schedule dates (support of calendar.sty)
  • Different versions (secret parts')
  • Macros for votes and decisions (list of decisions)

The minutes package contains:

  • minutes.dtx
  • minutes.ins
  • protokol.tex German description
  • Overview.tex Include for minutes.dtx and protokol.tex Also stand-alone document
  • Tagesordnung.tex A template for a "Mitgliederversammlung"
To run the examples, you need blindtext.sty.

After running minutes.ins this package include:

  • minutes.sty The style itself
  • minutes.cfg A configuration file
  • Sample.tex A file, including an English, Dutch and German minute
  • SampleEN.tex An English minutes (loaded by Sample.tex)
  • SampleDE.tex A German minutes (loaded by Sample.tex)
  • SampleNL.tex A Dutch minutes (loaded by Sample.tex)
  • MinStyGd.tex A file to check the behavior with other classes, test different layouts...

==================================== Version 1.8b. Solves some incompatibility with other packages.

Version 1.8c: Minor corrections (space around – at time) Corrected documentation (previous pdf was uncomplete)

Version 1.8d (2009-12-04) Add Polish texts Correction French texts Correction in example file Protokol.tex (after error message in d.c.t.t.) Extend samples with attachments with label.

Version 1.8e: Minor corrections Polish

Version 1.8f (2010-10-03/2016-10-01): corrections for optional minutes-title correction in texts (avoid unwanted spaces) Adaption version numbering in this readme

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (405.7k).

minutes – Typeset the minutes of meetings

Supports the creation of a collection of minutes. Features include:

  • Support of tasks (who, schedule, what, time of finishing;
  • possibility of creating a list of open tasks;
  • inclusion of open tasks from other minutes;
  • Support for attachments;
  • Support of schedule dates (in planning: support for the calendar package);
  • Different versions (‘secret parts’); and
  • Macros for votes and decisions (list of decisions).

Support for minutes in German, Dutch and English is provided.

LicensesThe Project Public License
MaintainerKnut Lickert
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