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Old 05-02-2005, 01:12 AM   #1
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about c comments

what happens to comments in c program in a.out file in linux.

1.whether comments will be discarded in executable file
2. whether comments will be changed to binary format.
Old 05-02-2005, 01:32 AM   #2
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Per my references on the subject, comments are ignored by the compiler altogether.


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