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

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From:
Nick Ing-Simmons
Date:
August 23, 2000 12:07
Subject:
Re: why not just use C /* ... */ ?
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E13RfYh-0002yS-00@roam1
Michael Mathews <mmathews@oxygen.com> writes:
>
>Really, why? I have yet to hear any C or Java programmers complain about the
>fact that you cannot nest /*...*/ comments.

Well _this_ C programmer just does

#if 0

#endif 

And come to that 

if (0) {


}

in perl.

-- 
Nick Ing-Simmons


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