Thread: Defines and Comments

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    I am the worst best coder Quantrizi's Avatar
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    Defines and Comments

    The '//' is a comment-thing...but how would you make like a # a comment-thing? I've tried
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    #define ' // 
    But it didn't work

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    I'm almost sure that it wouldn't work, but I'm not sure why? I think it might be because macros only work compiled code, and comments are not compiled.
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    Well it wouldn't work because macro names must be identifiers. And ' isn't one.

    You could however do something with an identifier, like for example #define'ing COMMENT to be //.

    But the usefulness of such a thing is not immediately apparent.

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