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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
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 (LaTeX Project Public License)

Announcement text:
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 2.8b.
Solves some incompatibility with other packages.

Version 2.8c:
Minor changes.

Version 2.8d:
*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.

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (269.7k).

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.

Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerKnut Lick­ert
Con­tained inTeX Live as min­utes
MiKTeX as min­utes
Topics calls, agen­das, min­utes of meet­ings
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