I want to start writing book and I'm interested what software is available on the web.
It should have:
- Be open source.
- Easy to write.
- Create LaTeX.
- Easy to format.
- Write in easy syntax.
Extends gitbook build system with pandoc converter.
GPB (gitbook-plugin-build) extends gitbook build system with pandoc converter. Pandoc is your swiss-army knife when it comes to coverting files. GPB use pandoc build system to convert and compile your book in variety of formats:
Writing books with this plugin will be peace of cake. And here cake is not a lie!
For more informations please visit projects official homepage.
OpenOffice is all of those things minus LaTeX creation, though I have seen workflows for converting LaTeX so it can be imported.
It's really just trying to be an open source version of Microsoft Word.