Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 22363
macros (e.g. %configure) expanded even in comments
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:30:13 EDT
I tried to comment out a %configure macro with a # and supply an
but the original one still ran, it was apparantly expanded and the lines
after the initial # were
Comments should be stripped before macros are expanded.
Macros are entirely context free, expanded in comments, within quotes, in the
of %if, context free means context free.
Esacpe with an extra % if you want macro not to expand in comment.