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Old 09-17-2003, 04:41 PM   #1
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Want to make HTML help files


Is there an application for Windows or Linux to make HTML help files? Here is a reference on the Red Hat site for what I want the output of my helpfile to look like:

http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/l...install-guide/
 
Old 09-17-2003, 07:45 PM   #2
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You could probably just use the openoffice.org word processor and save it as html.
 
Old 09-18-2003, 07:07 AM   #3
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I would/do use a simple text editor and just code the html.

EDIT: oops forget to include examples:

gedit
kedit
vim
ed
joe
kate
nedit

I like vim but YMMV

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Old 09-18-2003, 07:15 AM   #4
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hey html coding is not so difficult that u require a software for it..
just pick up any text editor..

but if u insist... frontpage on windows and Quanta on linux are good
Regards
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Old 09-18-2003, 08:15 AM   #5
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There appears to be some kind of HTML help file generator a LOT of different people are using? It creates a table of contents and lets you build pages. Each page at the bottom says "Prev, Up, Next or Home". Do you know what I'm saying? It is always Linux apps that use this style of help pages. There is no way they are coding this by hand.
 
Old 09-18-2003, 08:47 AM   #6
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http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/l.../colophon.html

useful? never hurts to actually read the document in question.
 
  


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