IT SOLUTIONS
Your full service technology partner! 
-Collapse +Expand
Perl
Search Perl Group:

Advanced
-Collapse +Expand Perl To/From
To/FromCODEGuides
-Collapse +Expand Perl Store
PRESTWOODSTORE

Prestwood eMagazine

May Edition
Subscribe now! It's Free!
Enter your email:

   ► KBWebsite Scri...Perl   Print This     
 
Perl Comments (#)
 
Posted 12 years ago on 11/14/2008 and updated 1/4/2009
Perl Code Snippet:
 A flashcard from our Perl Flashcards Library
 A code snippet from our Perl Code Snippets Page
 Tags: Perl , Comments

KB101620

Languages Focus: Comments

Commenting code generally has three purposes: to document your code, for psuedo coding prior to coding, and to embed compiler directives. Most languages support both a single line comment and a multiple line comment. Some languages also use comments to give instructions to the compiler or interpreter.

Perl Comments

Commenting Code
Perl uses # for single line comments and Perl does NOT have a multiple line comment.

Compiler Directives (A special comment.)

Perl also uses compiler directives embedded in comments with #! as in:

#!/usr/local/bin/perl -w
Syntax Example:
#This is a comment in Perl.

Comments

0 Comments.
Share a thought or comment...
 
Write a Comment...
...
Sign in...

If you are a member, Sign In. Or, you can Create a Free account now.


Anonymous Post (text-only, no HTML):

Enter your name and security key.

Your Name:
Security key = P1307A1
Enter key:
Code Contributed By Mike Prestwood:

Mike Prestwood is a drummer, an author, and creator of the PrestwoodBoards online community. He is the President & CEO of Prestwood IT Solutions. Prestwood IT provides Coding, Website, and Computer Tech services. Mike has authored 6 computer books and over 1,200 articles. As a drummer, he maintains play-drums.com and has authored 3 drum books. If you have a project you wish to discuss with Mike, you can send him a private message through his PrestwoodBoards home page or call him 9AM to 4PM PST at 916-726-5675 x205.

Visit Profile

 KB Article #101620 Counter
8304
Since 11/14/2008
Go ahead!   Use Us! Call: 916-726-5675  Or visit our new sales site: 
www.prestwood.com


©1995-2020 Prestwood IT Solutions.   [Security & Privacy]