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PHP Online Help System: Get site help topics from file defined with macros

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php-help 1.0GNU General Publi...5.1.2PHP 5, Content management, Templates
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This class can get site help topics from file defined with macros.

It can parse a help file that contains multiple help text for different site topics.

The class can extract specific topics as HTML by processing the macros replacing values defined by user defined variables, calling given callback functions, and including snippets and external files specified in the help file.

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Many sites offer contextual help to the users by providing explanations of the context based on topics.

This class provides a solution to extract topical help information from help files that use specific macro language.

The class can process the help file and rendered topic information as HTML pages.

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Accessible without login Plain text file helpdocs.php Example Example code displays PHPHelp Documentation
Accessible without login Plain text file LICENCE.TXT Lic. GNU Licence
Plain text file phphelp.class.php Class PHP Help Class
Accessible without login Plain text file phphelp.hxt Doc. Documentation in the form of a PHPHelp help file.
Accessible without login Plain text file phphelp.txt Doc. Plain text documentation
Accessible without login Plain text file snippets.txt Data Snippets file (part of example)

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