On Tue, 13 Aug 2019, Jonathan Corbet <cor...@lwn.net> wrote: > On Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:32:15 +0200 > Sam Ravnborg <s...@ravnborg.org> wrote: > >> I wonder if there is a better way to embed a code sample >> than reverting to // style comments. >> >> As the kernel do not like // comments we should try to avoid them in >> examples. > > If you're embedding a code sample *into a code comment* then I suspect > this is about as good as it gets. The alternative is to put it in as a > plain literal text block. That would lose the syntax highlighting; I > think that's an entirely bearable cost, but others seem to feel > differently about it.
Not really a Sphinx limitation, is it? You can't embed a /* */ block comment within a /* */ block comment anyway, Sphinx or not. BR, Jani. -- Jani Nikula, Intel Open Source Graphics Center