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Re: Single-line comments

From: Glen <glen.84@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2010 20:37:03 +0200
Message-ID: <4BB78ACF.2000303@gmail.com>
To: François REMY <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr>
CC: www-style@w3.org
I don't expect developers to be able to use single-line comments 
immediately -- they will obviously only be usable when all browsers in 
use support them. Therefore, the sooner this is included in the spec, 
the better (IMHO).

On 2010/04/03 19:59, François REMY wrote:
> No theorical objection. They are practical objections though. How will 
> it work
> when you use // comments with 'old' browsers ? It will not work. So 
> you can't
> use it in a safe way.
>
> *From:* Glen <mailto:glen.84@gmail.com>
> *Sent:* Saturday, April 03, 2010 7:26 PM
> *To:* www-style@w3.org <mailto:www-style@w3.org>
> *Subject:* Re: Single-line comments
>
> No replies? Does that mean no objections? :-)
>
> On 2010/03/19 21:08, Glen wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> Has there ever been any discussion regarding the addition of 
>> single-line comments?  //color: red;
>>
>> It's a lot faster to type when you just want to toggle a single 
>> declaration. It's also obviously useful for permanent comments where 
>> multiple lines are not required.
>>
>> Glen.
Received on Saturday, 3 April 2010 18:38:07 GMT

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