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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 8, 2011

Comment/Uncomment

I'd like the ability to comment and uncomment code with a button and a command key sequence. Most ide's allow you to select a block of code and click on something to comment it out.


Use Case:

When developing and testing, many times various lines of code are inserted and removed. At times there are many lines that need to be changed or commented out. Currently I have to type in the comment character on each line.


Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Sep 14, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Programming Languages
    Product - Developer for Power Systems

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Design & development
    Product - Developer for Power Systems

  • Guest
    Dec 16, 2011

    This RFE is a duplicate of another RFE. See http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=11116 and http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=12282 for current status.

    This feature is now available in the Rational Developer for Power Systems Software V8.0.3 refresh pack.
    For details, please see:
    https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/mydeveloperworks/blogs/49773f8f-a20d-4816-86f2-44a2d862dbc1/entry/rational_developer_for_power_systems_software_v8_0_3_is_now_available_rdpower_8_0_3?lang=en

    A further enhancement to this feature has also been requested in:
    http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=14130

    Thank you for taking the time to suggest this enhancement to our product.