{listings} is a package that extends LaTeX's {verbatim} features. A variety of syntax highlighting options are available. For general questions about {verbatim} or {highlighting} use the respective tag. For the unrelated concept of list structures, use {lists} instead.

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Syntax highlighting in an HTML presentation

This example shows how to produce PDF slides with syntax highlighting of source code. The example uses beamer and (presumably) pdflatex. Another example shows syntax coloring for HTML output using ...
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Many \lstinputlisting[..]{…} — but need standalone *.tex file

For the final submission to a journal of our manuscript, they need one foo.tex file (plus a foo.bib, the figures as *.pdf). Our manuscript however uses dozens of ...
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How can I get my IDE to recognize listing labels?

I'm using the listings package to print code snippets. My IDE is TeXstudio 2.8.8. I mention this for the sake of completeness - I assume the behaviour is the same for all IDEs, which is why I wrote a ...
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Tabular inside listings

I'm trying to get this with this style but I'm getting the error ! Misplaced \omit. \multispan ->\omit \@multispan Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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line length in code listings [duplicate]

Using the listings package, is there a setting using which I can control the number of characters listed per line? I see that there is a \lstset{linewidth= <>} option, but based on observation ...
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issue with listings package [closed]

I am trying to use listings package with Miketex 2.9 but when I try to compile using pdflatex I get the following error: ! Package caption Error: For a successful cooperation we need at least version ...
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Bold code in listings environment

I want to do a box like this but the bold text doesn't appear. Edited: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings,xcolor,etoolbox,lmodern} \definecolor{verbgray}{gray}{0.9} ...
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Put default text in listings environment

I want to make a gray box with some code inside but it should already appear a centered tilde followed by a dollar sign. Or how can I use a command inside the environment to obtain certain text like ...
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Using \lstinputlisting to include portion of file using labels instead of line numbers

I know I can include a portion of a code file like so: \lstinputlisting[language=XML, firstline=37, lastline=45]{source_filename.xml} But the line numbers will change if I modify the code file. Is ...
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Why aren't my keywords recognized when immediately followed by a comma?

I am using listings to display custom keywords in bold. In my listings, those keywords are sometimes followed by a comma. However, in the example below, any comma following a keyword will prevent the ...
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Extra inter-line space becomes visible then loading package listings inside amsbook

I am typesetting a document using amsbook. In the document I would like to print some computer code using the listings package. However, it turns out that the options backgroundcolor and frame cause ...
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Adding Keywords to Existing Language for Listings Package

I would like to add more keywords to an existing language definition so that when I use \begin{lstlisting} ... \end{lstlisting}, the new keywords are highlighted along with the predefined ones. This ...
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How would you typeset this type of programming documentation?

Consider, for example, this pdf document which defines the standard for the C programming language. The description of the library functions follows a fixed structure composed of three sections, as ...
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Lstlisting running off screen [duplicate]

The text in my lstlisting is running out of screen on the right. I googled, but only found problems with the code box's position on the left side, and white lines. My problem is that it does not know ...
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custom lstlisting environment [duplicate]

I'm using the listing package for displaying source code in my document. I want to use the minipage environment to avoid page breaks within the listing, but I don't want to write, at every listing, ...
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Extra space in \lstinline

When using the \lstinline macro from listings, like \lstinline|subl| some extra whitespace is added to the intended text. It is especially painful at the end of the line: it behaves as if it were ...
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Unwanted line spacing inside lstlisting, inside enumerate

I want to place some code inside of an enumerate whose labels are encircled letters. I'm following this question to get the encircled letter labels, but I'm having a spacing issue: ...
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IPython Notebook cells with listings

I would like to include in my document some code examples that look like the IPython Notebook cells in this image: I have produced something that looks a bit like it with the code below: ...
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fancyvrb + listings inside a list

I'm trying to put Verbatim environment from fancyvrb package, with activated interface to listings package, inside enumerate environment. When Verbatim environment is first element in \item, item's ...
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Add custom entry to \lstlistoflistings

I am using the listings package for code listings. I am using \lstlistoflistings to generate a list of code listings. I have one code 'pretend' listing which is actually plain latex code, however, ...
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Curly braces in my Java lstlisting are not shown

I'm writing my thesis with ShareLatex online tool (pdfLaTeX compiler) based on template; METU Thesis Template on ShareLatex. When I try to add a lstlisting or lstinputlisting to my document, curly ...
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Greek Text (babel) and English Code Text (listings): Problem

I use the babel package in order to write in greek with font "kerkis". I want to add code in english ("courier new" font) to my latex document but I get some difficulties. Can anybody help me, ...
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How can I apply two styles using moredelim?

I'm using lstlisting with moredelim to color sections of the listing. Now, I'd like to also underline the same sections. I found that I cannot simply add \underbar. \lstdefinestyle{foo}{ ...
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Listing caption numbers are reverse in the list of listings

Consider the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont{FreeFarsi}% http://sourceforge.net/projects/fpf/ \DefaultMathsDigits ...
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Shorthand for \lstinline{ … }?

I'm finding that I need to use \lstinline{...} a lot. I rather like the way that SX does inline code. Just enclose in back-ticks. Is this functionality available in LaTeX, or is it possible for ...
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Duplicate entry on toc when using lstlistoflistings [closed]

Hi i am making my thesis on latex and i have write some code examples using the lstlisting package. Then i have used the command \lstlistoflistings to add all the example at the beginning of my ...
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Insert a lstlisting inside an algorithm2e

I would like to be able to present a C++ code snippet. I would like for this snippet to be captioned, referenced, and included in the Table of Algorithms generated by the algorithm2e package. This is ...
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lstlisting caption problem with xepersian

I am using the xepersian and lstlisting packages and I am having some trouble with the captions. Here is the code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{listings} ...
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How can I use a specific font in a program listing in Lyx?

I would like to know how to use a specific font (Arial, for example) in a program listing. The idea is to insert in my document a part of code in a 'program listing'. I found a way to insert some ...
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Automatically link identifiers in a code listing

I have some code listings (using the listings environment or the lstinline macro from the listings package) where I'd like to link all the identifiers defined in the present document to their ...
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TikZ annotation inside listing inside TikZ node

In the below code, on the first frame I typeset a code snippet with verbatim, and all is well. On the second frame I want to add a TikZ annotation to the code snippet, but I have to switch back to ...
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The comment is cut from a point [duplicate]

I am writing an algorithm in LATEX un=sing sharelatex.com. I have written a long comment and it is cut from a point. I have written this: %This is a LaTeX template for homework assignments ...
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Use dollar sign in verbatim environment within auctex

I am using something similar to the following, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} \lstnewenvironment{shellsession}[1][] {\lstset{language=bash basicstyle=\small\ttfamily, ...
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Reset counter automatically after lstlinputlisting or lstlisting

I have a number of code examples annotated with a number set by a counter, lstNoteCounter and referred to in the text below the code: My markup works, but it isn't convenient for a large document: ...
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Turn off colors using listings package in Beamer [closed]

I am using different languages in my Beamer presentation: C++, Assembler. For terminal output I have defined: \lstdefinestyle{bash-output-style}{ ...
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How can I automatically prepend a prompt (e.g. $) to each line of a listing?

I have something that looks as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} \lstnewenvironment{shellsession}[1][] {\lstset{language=bash, basicstyle=\small\ttfamily, numbers=none, ...
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Center caption in boxed listings object

I have put some pseudocode in a listings object, with a caption and box around it. I have used the fancybox solution to listings objects suggested here: How to center a lstlisting Everything is fine, ...
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There is something wrong when I use scalebox to decrease the size of listings code to fit in one frame

I want to the source code to fit in one frame because parts of it are out of the frame. But when I remove the comment in the following source code to use scalebox, I get something wrong. Here is my ...
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Possible Lualatex problem with documentation library from tcolorbox

I am developping a package which uses some lualatex features. In order to show examples in the documentation, I have to use lualatex for the compilation as well. I decided to use the documentation ...
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Why is the source code between listings indented and numbered wrong?

Here is my code and output. We can see that the number and indent of the inner loop is wrong. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{dolphin} ...
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How can I add source code like the following image in the beamer frame?

I have tried the listings package, but the question is that I can not type math equation in it. (The line number on the left start from the first line, i.e. type val is also OK for me.)
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Frame for lstinputlisting but not lstlisting

I'm using listings for a document which contains code examples within the TeX file and also inputed from external files. I'd like horizontal lines above and below the latter but not the former, but ...
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Custom marker at pagebreak within lstlisting

Does anyone knows a solution about how to make place custom markers at pagebreaks into lstlistings ? What I want is to put a cissors icon before and after the pagebreak but I didn't find a way to ...
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Highlight / emphasize a string in tcblisting

How can I emphasize a string in a tcblisting like it is possible with the "moredelim" option in a lstlisting environment? The goal ist to be able to situational epmhasize arbitrary strings in a ...
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Different display of listing's background (Texmaker internal PDF viewer & Adobe Reader)

I have following code: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{color, eso-pic, tikz} % Create commutative diagrams \usepackage{listings} \definecolor{light-gray}{rgb}{0.95,0.95,0.95} ...
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Listing sourcecode - two columns, associations with colored background

I stumbeled over a way of formatting sourcecode in a book I am currently reading. It looks like this: So basically we have a following structure: There are two columns. Left column contains the ...
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listings package: auto indexing

I studied the documentation but was not clever enough to understand how to automatically index multiple kinds of keywords. I give a MWE below. When I run the document, only class [1] keywords appear ...
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Highlighting a backslash with showexpl or listings

Is there a way to highlight a single backslash (\) within LaTeX code with listings or showexpl? In the following example, \LaTeX is correctly highlighted, but not the following backslash. ...
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Turkish (İ) character inside code listings

I'm using listings package to put java code in my tex files. There are some Turkish characters in the code. So, I'm using the literate directive for them to appear correctly. Everything works fine ...
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Avoid insertion of space below section title with aboveskip, belowskip in listings environment

I was using the listings package to place source code in my document and I noticed that the space between the text and the lstlisting environment was to little. So I changed the \aboveskip and ...