Comments have no effect on performance, they can however chew memory if
the comment is at the end of a non-empty line, i.e.:
; this comment will take no memory as it can be discarded
forward-line ; this will be stored so will take memory!
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> Schofield, Bryan (GE Trans)
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> Subject: [jasspa] macro evaluation and comments
> Do comments affect the evaluation time of macros? I guess what I'm
> asking is if comments get ignored during define-macro or during the
> evaluation of the macro. While it won't make much difference one way
> another in most cases, it's still handy to know. For example, if I had
> tight loop, I'd want to place my comments outside of it rather than in
> I remember early in versions of TCL, comments inside procs would
> performance a little bit, I was just wondering if that were case here.
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