Question regarding commenting code

Tim Roberts timr at
Thu Sep 6 06:42:16 CEST 2001

Roman Suzi <rnd at> wrote:

>On Tue, 4 Sep 2001, Andrew Gould wrote:
>>When adding comments to scripts, can I insert lines of comments inside a
>>loop block?  For example:
>>for n in a_list:
>># separate values using spaces as delimiters
>>	a_line = string.split(n)
>># get the first value
>>	a_value = a_line[0]
>># print the first value
>>	print a_value
>This is not good.

However, without judging the moral implications, this IS legal.  I assume
that was the purpose of the question.
- Tim Roberts, timr at
  Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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