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AMC-PREPARE(1)		     Auto Multiple Choice		AMC-PREPARE(1)

       AMC-prepare - prepares working documents	from LaTeX source file

       auto-multiple-choice prepare --mode s --prefix project-dir

       auto-multiple-choice prepare --mode b --data project-data-dir

       The command extracts working documents from the source
       file describing the multiple choice questionnaire. Information to be
       extracted depends on the	--mode argument	value. In any mode, the	source
       filename	must be	given as an argument.

       o   with	"--mode	s", makes the subject file (answer
	   sheet to be printed and given to the	students), the correction
	   (single corrected answer sheet) and the positions file (file
	   containing information about	the positions of the boxes on the
	   pages). The following arguments can be used:

	   --out-sujet subject.pdf
	       sets the	subject	file to	build.

	   --out-corrige corrected.pdf
	       sets the	correction to build.

	   --out-calage	calage.xy
	       sets the	positions file to build.

	   --prefix directory
	       this directory is only necessary	if one or more of the three
	       previous	options	are not	used: default values are then
	       directory/sujet.pdf, directory/corrige.pdf and

       o   with	"--mode	b", extracts scoring data from the
	   source file.	In this	mode, the --data argument must be used (see

       The following optional arguments	can be used in any mode:

       --with latex-engine
	   gives the LaTeX engine (command) to be used.	 latex-engine can be
	   pdflatex or xelatex for example.

       --filter	filter
	   sets	the filter name	to transform the MCQ source file into a	LaTeX
	   file. Native	filters	are latex (no change at	all) and plain (source
	   is an AMC-TXT file).

       --filtered-source mcq-latex-file
	   gives the LaTeX file	to make	from the source	file using specified
	   filter. If omitted, a filename derived from mcq-source-file adding
	   _filtered.tex is used.

       --n-copies n
	   sets	the number of copies to	produce, overriding the	number given
	   in the LaTeX	source file (first argument of the \onecopy command).

       --debug file.log
	   gives a file	to fill	with debugging information.

       --data project-data-dir
	   sets	the directory where the	project's SQLite data files are.

       Alexis Bienven"ue	<>
	   Main	author

       Anirvan Sarkar
	   Author and Editor

       Hiroto Kagotani

       Fr'ed'eric	Br'eal
	   Author and Editor

       Jean B'erard
	   Translation from French

       Georges Khaznadar
	   Translation from French

       Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Alexis Bienvenue

       This document can be used according to the terms	of the GNU General
       Public License, version 2 or later.

Auto Multiple Choice 1.3.0	  2016-03-16			AMC-PREPARE(1)


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