I like it, I usually find myself cutting the code instead of commenting
it because of what you are pointing.

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matt wrote:
> Yes, it can span several lines of text,
>
> But is it clever enough to:
>
> <%#
>   <% for photo in @listing.photos %>
>   <% and more Ruby processing in an rhtml file %>
> %>
>
>
> The request is primarily for 2 things within an rhtml file (possibly
> other applications):
>
> 1) block comments of ERb code
> 2) non-processing / non-display of these block comments
>
>
> Matt
>
>
>
>
> On Mon, 2007-01-01 at 00:39 +0900, James Edward Gray II wrote:
> > On Dec 30, 2006, at 10:55 PM, matt wrote:
> >
> > > PS.  I'm wanting to request that there be a way to make comments in
> > > large chunks (like /* */ in C or <!--  --> in HTML), but in a way
> > > that I
> > > can comment my .rhtml files, without the comments being passed on
> > > to the
> > > generated code. This way I can make proper documentation comments
> > > in my
> > > code, without having to give away any information to the general
> > > public.
> >
> > ERb supports this today:
> >
> > $ cat erb_comment.txt
> > This is
> > <%# This is an ERb comment...
> > it's clever enough to let it span multiple lines -%>
> > a test.
> > $ erb -T - erb_comment.txt
> > This is
> > a test.
> > 
> > James Edward Gray II
> > 
> >