fpt and WinFPT Reference Manual - Command-line Commands

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CHANGE TRAILING COMMENT DELIMITER TO EXCLAMATION

Syntax:

[DO NOT] CHANGE TRAILING COMMENT DELIMITER [TO] [EXCLAMATION]

Function:

This command is used in software migration. It changes the C-style trailing comment delimiter /* systematically to !. /* trailing comment delimiters are accepted by Salford compilers but not by most other systems.

Trailing comments are converted to line comments by the command NO TRAILING COMMENTS.

Where to Use this Command

Operating system command line Yes
Configuration file, config.fsp Yes
Specification (fsp) files, *.fsp Yes
Interactively, to FPT> prompt Yes
Interactive command files Yes
Embedded in the Fortran code No

Default

Trailing comment delimiters are not changed by default (Note that defaults may be modified in the configuration file).

See Also:

NO TRAILING COMMENTS

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