In complex BML documents it can be helpful to annotate your code explaining how things work. BML supports such comments with C-like line and block comments which are omitted from its output. You can place comments just about anywhere in a BML document.
Line comments begin with two forward slashes and extend to the end of the line. In place of the comment, BML emits a single newline character.
// This comment will be omitted This text will be included // Line comments are turned into blank lines comments // can also be at the end of a line
Line comments must be preceded or followed by a whitespace, or the beginning/end of the document. This is needed to allow writing things like URLs which include the
Multi-line comments are supported using
/* ... */ syntax. All text between
*/, including line breaks, is omitted from BML’s output. In place of the block comment, BML emits a single whitespace.
/* Multi-line comments are neat */ They are/* comment */converted to a space.