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SphinxQL supports C-style comment syntax. Everything from an opening
/* sequence to a closing */ sequence is ignored. Comments can
span multiple lines, can not nest, and should not get logged. MySQL
specific /*! ... */ comments are also currently ignored. (As the
comments support was rather added for better compatibility with
mysqldump produced dumps, rather than improving general query
interoperability between Manticore and MySQL.)
/*! ... */
SELECT /*! SQL_CALC_FOUND_ROWS */ col1 FROM table1 WHERE ...