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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • people who commented things out by putting #s at the absolute beginning of lines might accidentally create embedded comments by placing their # next to a curly brace or a parenthesis or a bracket. [...] I've now learned to put ## at the beginning of lines I want to comment out instead of just #.

    Is it too late to spec this in S02 the other way around? Let single # be used for commenting out, no matter what follows. Let ## (perhaps also ### and so on) switch on the special behaviour of brackets etc.

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