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GitBook Comments

Open source

Positive Comment by keltroth
about GitBook Feb 2016

You can fork it here


Simple but efficient - muti-users edition

Positive Comment by Pascal_KOTTE
about GitBook Oct 2015

Free for unlimited "public book"
Able to edit from multiple users
Versionning managed (but no, we can't fork ;-)
Format supported: PDF, EPUB, MOBI
Rich Text supported, with image.
Very nice :)