Description. Plugin for commenting (Ctrl-/) in custom files (e.g. properties, cs, bat, sh, pl, py, cpp).
How to deploy: copy the jar file (e.g. comment.jar) to the plugins directory ($IDEA_HOME/plugins).
http://www.intellij.net/tracker/idea/viewSCR?publicId=4510 ("Ctrl-/, Ctrl-Shift-/ should work for custom file types")
http://www.intellij.net/tracker/idea/viewSCR?publicId=10530 ("Comment/Uncomment should work with user defined file types")
http://www.intellij.net/forums/thread.jsp?forum=3&thread=4270&message=139865 ("Comments and custom files")
What works now. Line comments for the following extensions:
(for now it's all hard-coded, see Comment/src/main/org/tzambalayev/ideaplugins/comment/CommentTypeMap.java)
Note that you don't have to register custom file types.
1) block comments (e.g. /**/ in cpp).
2) comments in html
Tested with #811 and #700.
How to build: a) Specify the location of $idea.home in build.properties b) ant clean main.