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Name: Web Documentation Typesetter
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This project is not part of the GNU Project.

Web Documentation Typesetter (WDT for short) is a program for formatting documents for publication in web sites. It is more suitable for writing articles about programming.
wdt's syntax is something like a hybrid of GNU Troff and that used in Wikis.

Main concepts:

  • Syntax highlighting of source code;
  • Fully configurable presentation of output files (using macros);
  • Licensed under GPL ;)
  • Scripting in documents (e.g. if-then-else structures)
  • Small size, high speed, absolute portability.

Output formats:

  • HTML, XHTML - main
  • DocBook
  • LaTex
  • Texinfo
  • Plain text / ASCII
  • Any other by using macros

Registration Date: Wed 02 Nov 2005 03:55:55 AM UTC
License: GNU General Public License v2 or later
Development Status: 2 - Pre-Alpha


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     posted by stam, Thu 24 Nov 2005 01:50:07 PM UTC - 0 replies

You can use links enclosed in {{ and }}.
Example: {{}}

Image tag added
     posted by stam, Sun 20 Nov 2005 09:52:44 AM UTC - 0 replies


.img image_file.ext

Changing image size and alignment will be available later.

Update from CVS.

Syntax highlighting; LaTeX output
     posted by stam, Fri 18 Nov 2005 04:13:31 AM UTC - 0 replies

From ChangeLog:
- |...| for monotype font
- .charset tag added
- latex output support (-l option)
- syntax highlighing through "highlight" program by Andre Simon

Download from CVS or from Download section.

Some working code
     posted by stam, Wed 16 Nov 2005 08:24:34 PM UTC - 0 replies

You can download the code at Download Area or through CVS.

Woking features:

  • Generating table of contents (only one level "sect" available for now)
  • HTML output
  • .title tag, (".title Document Title")
  • .author tag (".author Name | link") ...

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