Subject Re: [ib-support] Re: -- Comment
Author Lucas Franzen
Helen Borrie schrieb:
> At 10:46 AM 15-11-01 -0600, you wrote:
> >Helen,
> >
> >I know I use IB instead of FB, so maybe my comment is out of place here.
> >But, why on earth would a statement that is commented out be looked at by
> >the parser at all? It doesn't seem very useful to me to have a beginning
> >comment designation that you still need to remove the ending terminator
> >character from the line. Is there a particular reason this was done or is it
> >an oversight that will be corrected in the next release?
> Good question.

And I thought the "--" comment was introduced to make work easier to
temporarily comment a line without having to add a "/*" at the
beginning, then going to the end of the line (or the next one) and add a

At least one is saving typing one character now.

And typing "--" should be faster than typing "/*".