Single Pound # comments versus Double Pound ## comments

dsavitsk dsavitsk at
Sat Oct 5 07:38:01 CEST 2002

"Manuel M. Garcia" <mgarcia at> wrote in message
news:fec163ad.0210041112.6a84baad at
> In Python code, does anyone distinguish between starting comments with
> a single pound (#) or a double pound (##)?
> ActivePython colorizes them differently (# - green, ## - gray), and
> not understanding the distinction implied is bugging me.

I'd just like to point out that it is PythonWin and not ActivePython that
does this.


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