Author: larry
Date: Mon Apr 10 19:34:44 2006
New Revision: 8638


Force # on the left margin to be line-end comment regardless of brackets.

Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod
--- doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod        (original)
+++ doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod        Mon Apr 10 19:34:44 2006
@@ -104,6 +104,11 @@
 characters, however, such as the corner quotes above.)  Brackets may
 be nested following the same policy as ordinary quote brackets.
+As a special case to facilitate commenting out sections of code with
+C<s/^/#/>, C<#> on the left margin is always considered a line-end
+comment rather than an embedded comment, even if followed by a
+bracketing character.
 =item *
 For all quoting constructs that use user-selected brackets, multiple,

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