Chapter 2. Tools
Several software tools are used to manage the FreeBSD documentation and render it to different output formats. Some of these tools are required and must be installed before working through the examples in the following chapters. Some are optional, adding capabilities or making the job of creating documentation less demanding.
2.1. Required Tools
rubygem-asciidoctor as shown in the overview chapter from the Ports Collection.
These applications are required to do useful work with the FreeBSD documentation.
Some further notes on particular components are given below.
2.2. Optional Tools
These applications are not required, but can make working on the documentation easier or add capabilities.