[Haskell-cafe] "--" comments

michael rice nowgate at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 11 23:44:11 EST 2009

I'd seen Haddock occasionally mentioned in posts but hadn't gotten to it yet. Looks interesting.



--- On Fri, 12/11/09, Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH <allbery at ece.cmu.edu> wrote:

From: Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH <allbery at ece.cmu.edu>
Subject: Re: [Haskell-cafe] "--" comments
To: "michael rice" <nowgate at yahoo.com>
Cc: "Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH" <allbery at ece.cmu.edu>, haskell-cafe at haskell.org
Date: Friday, December 11, 2009, 11:34 PM

On Dec 11, 2009, at 23:30 , michael rice wrote:I'm just noticing that "--" comments don't seem to work properly when the first character following them is a '*'.

I believe the spec only treats "-- " as a comment leader; this is why Haddock markup has a space between the "--" and the markup.
 -- brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.comsystem administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.eduelectrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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