Re: Not exactly another single source question....

Subject: Re: Not exactly another single source question....
From: Jan Henning <henning -at- r-l -dot- de>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 23 Aug 2002 21:52:40 +0200


>We are developing software that may be sold to a variety of
>people/companies/NGOs etc. We want the online help and user's guide
>customized for each purchaser.

If you're using FrameMaker, this is a classic scenario for conditional text.

Or you could use variables: Make every term that varies between customers
a variable. Create a file that contains all the variables. For each new
customer, make a copy of the that document, set the variables as desired,
and then import them into all document files. For the screenshots, you
can simply import them by refernce and replace the image files as needed.

Regards
Jan Henning


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Not exactly another single source question....: From: Paul Strasser

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