RE: simple question

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg77113] RE: [mg77099] simple question*From*: "Ingolf Dahl" <ingolf.dahl at telia.com>*Date*: Mon, 4 Jun 2007 03:46:35 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200706031015.GAA03008@smc.vnet.net>

Hi Dimitris, I cite from mg64218 (Feb 7, 2006), thread "Notebooks, packages, cells, and literate programming": "One alternative way to enter inline comments, if you anyway want that, is to wrap them up in a ordinary Mathematica function in this way: Comment[" This is my comment. "]; There usually are any number of places in the code where you could add comments in this way. If you have not defined the function Comment, the statement will not be evaluated. Such comments are not removed by Shift-Ctrl-N or Shift-Ctrl-I. Of course I must here also remind that the button "CopyAsInputForm" in my SetFaceAndFont Palette preserves (* *) comments by converting them into the suggested alternative. (See http://web.telia.com/~u31815170/Mathematica/)" The palette is not updated to version 6 yet, since I just have had Mathematica 6 available a few days, but this feature seems to be functioning. Best regards Ingolf Dahl > -----Original Message----- > From: dimitris [mailto:dimmechan at yahoo.com] > Sent: den 3 juni 2007 12:15 > To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net > Subject: [mg77099] simple question > > Hi. > > I have a simple question but I can't find any relevant. > Suppose a user-defined function with comments [that is > (*...*) structures] added. > > Let for example > > \!\(Nint[g_ (*function*) , n_Integer, {x_, a_, b_} (* > the\ variable\ and\ the\ limits\ > of\ integration*) , opts___ (*set\ possible\ options\ for\ \ > NIntegrate*) ] := NIntegrate[Evaluate[g\^Range[n]], {x, a, b}, opts]\) > > The code has been copy/paste in StandardForm. > Let me convert it to InputForm. After selecting the cell and > press Shift+Ctrl+I, I get > > In[1]:= > Nint[g_, n_Integer, {x_, a_, b_}, opts___] := > NIntegrate[Evaluate[g^Range[n]], {x, a, b}, opts] > > That is, the comments during the conversion have been lost. > > Any ideas to "fix" this situation? > > Dimitris > > >

**References**:**simple question***From:*dimitris <dimmechan@yahoo.com>