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Re: st: comment out a number of lines together


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: comment out a number of lines together
Date   Tue, 30 Sep 2008 07:38:41 +0100 (BST)

--- Paul O'Brien <paul.obrien@afe2.org.uk> wrote:

> at times i need to comment out a number of lines, usually with * and 
> remove the * later to activate the commands.
> is there a simple way to remove and add the * to a number of line at 
> one go?

One way to comment out a block of code is to surround them with /* and
*/ this way you have to remove only these two. 

-- Maarten

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