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Re: why not just use C /* ... */ ?

Dave Storrs
August 23, 2000 08:10
Re: why not just use C /* ... */ ?
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On 23 Aug 2000, Johan Vromans wrote:

> In any case, commenting out large blocks (more than one visual page)
> is highly confusing unless you can clearly see what is commented out,
> for example, by prefixing every line with a '#' or so.

	I don't generally have trouble with this...most editors these days
provide syntax highlighting to show what is a comment and what is not.

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