[Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Improve description of conditionals + comments in spec documentation (#830)
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pmatilai commented on this pull request.
> @@ -214,24 +214,67 @@ can express this as
BuildConflicts: gcc <= 126.96.36.199
+\section comments Comments
+Comments in spec file have # at the start of the line.
+ # this is a comment
+Macros are expanded in comments, thus if a macro is in comment use two percent
+characters before it:
I'd make that more like:
Macros are expanded even in comment lines. If this is undesireable, escape the macro with an extra percent sign (%):
Now that we have such a thing, it'd be good to mention %dnl as a less quirky way of adding comments to specs.
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