The regex is pretty difficult for these, but so useful that it is inclued in
the perl FAQ!
Here it for you pleaseure . Perl style
$/ = undef;
$_ = <>;
There is a commented (legible) version in the faq (part 6?) for those with
+ modification for c++ sytle comments
>From: ilug-admin at linux.ie [mailto:ilug-admin at linux.ie]On Behalf Of
>Sent: Thursday, December 07, 2000 8:08 PM
>To: ilug at linux.ie>Subject: [ILUG] strip comments utility
>>>Does anyone know of a utility to strip C style (/* */)
>comments from code. I have a rake of stuff with alot
>of CVSg material which I would like to remove. Does
>CVS have this type of functionality?
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