Subject: Re: make and comments
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Patrick Welche <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/26/2002 19:46:10
On Fri, Jul 26, 2002 at 08:55:27AM +0200, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> Some other make interprets contents of comment? That doesn't seem right.
> I believe that 'our' make behaviour is more right.
> OTOH, I just checked SUSv3, and it specifies that comments start
> with hash and continue until unescaped newline is reached.
> So, we should do the same; send-pr standards PR, please.

It's now there as standards/17732