LSST beamer presentation template¶
presentation template lets you create new beamer presentations using the LSST-beamer class.
For background, see Creating new documents with templates.
For help with using the
LSST-beamer class, see Writing Presentations.
Invoking the template¶
After you have set up cookiecutter and cloned the
lsst-texmf repository, you can create a document by pointing cookiecutter at
For example, from a directory containing a
Cookiecutter will prompt you to configure your document.
This section describes configurations requested by cookiecutter.
The presentation’s title (used in the
A shortened title that appears in the footer of slides.
A string that determines the presentation’s directory and file name. Being a file name, the
slugshould contain no white space,
/, or other characters not valid in file names.
Name of the presenter (formatted “First Last”).
Position of the presenter in the organization (such as “Manager” or “Software Developer”).
Presenter’s home institution (such as “AURA/LSST” or “University of Washington”).
Date of the presentation, following ISO 8601 formatting:
Institution or event where the presentation is being given.
Year when copyright is first claimed.
Institution that holds the presentation’s copyright.
true, a Creative Commons Attribution license is added to the