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From: William Lovas <wlovas@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Quotes in comments: (* " *)
On Wed, Dec 17, 2003 at 05:02:31PM +0000, Richard Jones wrote:
> [...] I doubt I'm alone in this.  I actually have
> a small collection of programs now which have lines like this:
> 
>   (* ... some comment which contains an odd number of quotes ...
> 
>   [Keep OCaml compiler happy -->] " *)
> 
> I think the behaviour is counter-intuitive, and should be classified
> as a bug, [...]

Funny, i always found the opposite behavior to be the more counter-
intuitive of the two.  (And if you want C/Java behavior, you know
where to get it.)

What circumstances lead you to produce comments that contain an odd
number of quotes?

William

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