[PD] newline in comment

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Sat Aug 21 16:19:08 CEST 2010

On Sat, 21 Aug 2010, tim vets wrote:

> Hi list,Is there a way to put newlines in comments that stay there after 
> closing and reopening a patch? I am unable to create a comment like: 
> "first line second line third line" without it becoming: "first line 
> second line third line" after reopening the patch. I pasted some text 
> from elsewhere and don't want to have to break it up into 50 separate 
> comments.

Your only way is to use the semicolon, and then, you can't ever use the 
semicolon in any other way, because using it causes a newline to appear.

If you want to know how your comment will look like once reloaded from 
file, try Cut/Paste, Copy/Paste, Duplicate, or Delete/Undo.

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