documentr is a Web-based tool for editing and presenting software documentation. It allows you to easily maintain documentation for multiple products and product branches. Edits can easily be copied between branches, with merge conflicts being handled gracefully. It uses Markdown as its markup language, along with some extensions, and has a role-based permission system.
zpub is a server to collaboratively work on DocBook-based documentation. Editors modify the XML sources with their preferred editor and submit their changes via Subversion. zpub renders the files centrally to various output formats, optionally notifies other editors, provides an archive of all previous revisions of the document, and supports a simple sign-off workflow. The documentation and user interface is currently only available in German.
i-net Doqua is an Eclipse plug-in that helps documentation writers and developers to keep track of inconsistencies between style guides and the actual documentation. The system integrates into the Eclipse IDE and introduces a new perspective and several views. Since i-net Doqua uses standard JUnit testcases to check the documentation, you can trigger checks using Hudson or similar Ant based systems.
Storybook is novel-writing software which helps authors keep an overview of multiple plot lines while writing books, novels, or other written works. It assists you in structuring your book. It lets you store all the information about your characters and locations in one place, then use the included Storybook features for managing chapters, scenes, characters and locations, items, and tags. A simple interface is provided to enable you to assign your defined characters, locations, items, and tags to each scene and to keep an overview of your work with user-friendly chart tools. With the Memoria Tool, each object can be followed in dependence on time.
dbtroff uses XSLT, Heirloom troff, and Ghostscript to convert DocBook documents to PDF or PostScript. It allows you to flexibly customize the layout of the generated output by using troff instructions, and provides automatic page element positioning to avoid typographical artifacts like “widows”. Full-width and inline pictures can be included, and are also automatically positioned. Currently, only a rather restricted subset of DocBook 4.3 is supported.
CryptoCD is a collection of user-friendly documentation for software that provides secure communication through the Internet. The programs cover tasks like email encryption, secure chat, and anonymous Web browsing. CryptoCD comes with comprehensive documentation explaining step by step installation and use of the software for inexperienced users. At the moment, the documentation is only available in German.
Wikepage is a very small wiki/blog/personal site builder. It uses flat files as a database, so no extra database is required. It has i18n support, multi-language site support, password protected pages, table support, CSS styling, file upload, RSS output, and a lot of other features.
TTraq is a time tracking (timesheet) system that helps consultants, employees, freelancers, or service providers of any kind who work in a project oriented environment. It is a sophisticated Web application based upon the Struts framework by the Apache Group. It is easy to set up and very quickly accessible. The data is managed via the Hibernate persistence framework. It should run on any J2EE compliant container. All data can be exported to CSV, HTML, or Excel. A backing store (database) is included in the distribution.