[TUHS] // comment in C++

arnold at skeeve.com arnold at skeeve.com
Thu Feb 9 04:17:28 AEST 2017

ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:

> I've always wondered if this was done in honor of JCL, as sort of a riff on
> the dd command. Anyone know?
> ron

I'm fairly certain it was originally in BCPL.

You could just drop a note to Bjarne Stroustrup and ask. :-)


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