Modular products...

Subject: Modular products...
From: Sarah Blake <sarah -dot- blake -at- arieso -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2013 08:25:24 -0500

...this has got to be a solved problem by now, right?

I've just moved to a new gig, and they have a product setup where the 'product' is the platform, plus a number of optional and mutually independent modules that are 'switched on' according to the license.

I don't want to confuse the users with documentation for modules they don't have access to, and I don't want to have to manually generate tailored documentation for every sale. Has anyone successfully used other options?

(Yes, I know I asked this same question like six years ago. I didn't manage to figure out a good, scalable solution then either)

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