Re: [Boost-docs] [quickbook] Comments

Subject: Re: [Boost-docs] [quickbook] Comments
From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-07-29 12:16:56

Joel de Guzman wrote:
>> I'm not quite clear where, in 'real life', one would want to comment
>> out chunks of stuff including ]s?
> Good question. For me it happens when I want to temporarily
> disable a chunk of text that I want to reuse later, somehow, but
> I don't know what to do with at the moment. I'm sure others
> have other uses.

I've had a need for that in the past, but can't we avoid breaking old code
with a new "block-comment" template, maybe:

[template ##[args]]

Would that let us use [## ... ] to comment out blocks? or can't we have ']'
as an argument to a template? Hmm, no maybe not...

Just an idea, John.

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