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Re: nested comments (please correct lexical scope)



> From: Robby Findler <robby@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> At Sun, 09 Jan 2005 17:34:56 -0500, Paul Schlie wrote:
>> I would expect a #; comment to lexically remove the expression/token it's
>> been lexically prepended to, nothing else. (including white-space). i.e.:
> 
> FWIW, this would make #; useless for me. When I use it, the entire
> value is that it works at the read level, not the lexical level.
> 
> Robby

Please explain? In what circumstance would you actually prefer/require to
express:

(a #;#; b c) => (a)

Vs

(a #;b #;c) => (a)