E-PCODE:PeopleTools 8.56.07 - Comments In Between /* */ And <* *> Are Not Turning Into Green.

(Doc ID 2395725.1)

Last updated on MAY 07, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 8.56 version, PeopleCode

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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PeopleTools 8.56.07 - Comments in between /* */ and <* *> are not turning into green.

During our 9.2 upgrade retrofits, we have noticed that Comments in between /* */ and <* *> are NOT turning into green in 8.56.07 Tools, if the comments are not in first line. Where as in 8.54.26, it has been working as expected.


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Comments should turn green.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Open Peoplecode editor.
Set comments by typing in 
Comments in between /* */ and <* *> are NOT turning into green in 8.56.07 Tools,

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Developers use this color codding to indicate a block of code is commented
out and its very hard to see what code is live and not now sometimes.

Cause

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