|Command||basic.rem.statement Statement/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
|Category||BASIC Program (486)|
|Description||designates a "remark" statement and all text which follows on the same line is ignored by the compiler.
The characters, "*" or "!" may be substituted for the "rem" statement.
The "remark" statement is used to explain or document the program, allowing the programmer to place comments anywhere in the program without affecting program execution. It is provided for compatibility and readability.
rem Last revised 1/1/89 ! look for next value * time to wrap up