[thelist] ColdFusion Remark Tip

Raymond Camden jedimaster at macromedia.com
Fri May 10 12:35:01 CDT 2002

> > They are still helpful at times - especially if you are generating a
> > very large page w/ complex layout. You may need the HTML comments to
> > help you find particular parts of the page.
> [long-time-listener-first-time-caller...]
> Nope, I agree. If I'm commenting my code, it's so I or anyone
> else working
> on the site can make heads or tails of my code. I'm not commenting for
> someone viewing the source of the page through a browser. If
> you're coding
> CF, there's very little reason to switch gears and user HTML comments.

I wasn't talking about comments for other people. I'm talking about the
case where you are generating output that is complex, and html comments
can help you trace the result of your CF code. Does that make sense?


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