Bug#507601: marked as done ([doc] mention apt.conf /* comments */)
On Sat, Dec 06, 2008 at 09:18:04PM +0000, Debian Bug Tracking System <email@example.com> was heard to say:
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: mention apt.conf /* comments */
> From: email@example.com
> Date: Wed, 03 Dec 2008 05:06:26 +0800
> Package: apt
> Version: 0.7.19+b1
> Severity: wishlist
> File: /usr/share/man/man5/apt.conf.5.gz
> Apt parser for /etc/apt/preferences file doesn't allow '/* <...> */' comments. Nothing to
> document. I'm closing this bug.
True, but the parser for apt.conf does (see line 603 of configuration.cc).