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> Our company needs to put large documents (i.e. hundreds of pages and up)
> online, and I have been assigned to find the tool(s) for the job. The
> documents will mainly consist of standard operating procedures, which are
> table-heavy documents that they would like to have indexed, and accessible
> via tables of contents that should be able to be generated automatically. As
> well, the tool(s) need to be able to generate print-ready documentation, as
> well as HTML output.
> I just wanted to see if anyone had any recommendations on a tool other than
> FrameMaker with WebWorks. I've never used either, however from my research,
> it appears like this is the ideal solution for our needs. However, is there
> any other tools we should take a look at? ...
Have a look at DocBook, am SGML or XML DTD that supports output to HTML (either
one section per file or one big file), PDF, Postscript, ... and automatic
generation of TOC, index, etc.