Re: Two bugs (sort of)

somebody else will look into the makefile issue and get back to you.
re: stripping comments.  
we forced cpp to strip comments because we had a strange bug with the
scanner that caused it to crash on occation.  it had something to do
with the comment buffers.  we never did find the bug.  but removing
comments was our only available workaround.  

we will be moving to a new parser soon.  lots of problems should go