abap Comments


BAP has 2 ways of defining text as a comment.

An asterisk (*) in the leftmost column of a line makes that line a comment. A double quotation mark (>>”<<) anywhere on a line makes the rest of that line a comment.
Example

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** Program: BOOKINGS **
** Author: Joe Byte, 07-Jul-2007 **
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REPORT BOOKINGS.

* Read flight bookings from the database
SELECT * FROM FLIGHTINFO
WHERE CLASS = ‘Y’ “Y = economy
OR CLASS = ‘C’. “C = business
(…)