[PLUG] Any open-source software for documentation.

Chetan S cshring at gmail.com
Sun May 24 20:53:40 PDT 2009


On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 10:11 PM, Devendra Laulkar
<devendralaulkar at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
>> Sorry for a small hijack - :)
>> That kind of brings me to a critical question -- wikis are useful for
>> slightly less formal documenting ( collaborative ) is there anything
>> that allows formal production of such ad-hoc content ?
>
> Yes - This should be possible. Have a look at FLOSS Manuals[1].
> They have a wiki in which people put in content and they also produce
> books out of the final content.
> I tihnk the entire thing works on Twiki. HTH.
>

Thanks everyone for their suggestions !!  Will check it out.
Particularly the Drupal + Tex combo looks exciting.

And I agree - you always need a technical writer to churn out the
polished content !!

regards,
C



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