Adding a documentation module

Whether you are building a small application for internal use, or a product that will be shipped to thousands, you will need some form of documentation to accompany it. The amount of documentation needed can range from just a few pages to comprehensive manuals (though the number of pages written usually amounts to much less!)

There are also varieties of tools that can be used to produce the documentation from simple text files to PDFs that have been carefully and professionally produced.

Maven provides a number of options for dealing with documents in one or more of these forms, either by using plugins or Maven's site capabilities to generate the entire documentation set, packaging up the pre-generated PDFs as is, ...

Get Apache Maven 2 Effective Implementation now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.