{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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Defining specific color for certain symbols in PHP using listings package

Problem: Trying to give certain symbols in PHP a specific color using the listings package. For instance, I want to be able to give <?php and ?> a specific color, while giving the object arrow ...
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Listings with some notes

I would add some "notes" to a listing. I mean, I have a listing and in some parts of the code (on the left side) I would add a "symbol". I'm thinking something like a circle with inside a letter ...
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Unwanted space around punctuation in copied & pasted listing

When I compile the .tex file below into .pdf using rubber -d mwe.tex and try to copy & paste the contents of the listing, I get spaces around . characters that were not present in the original ...
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Exclude caption from listing margin in IEEEtran v1.8a

I have the following setup for the listings package, including a left margin to have the line numbers stay within the column. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[final]{listings} ...
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Defining keywords for SQL using listings

Problem: I use listings package to highlight SQL code but for some reason, unknown to me, I can't get certain keywords in SQL to highlight in a different color. Minimal Working Example: ...
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Add description to code tag

I didn't find answer how to add description to my simple code listing. It looks like that: \lstnewenvironment{code}[1][]% { \noindent \minipage{\linewidth} \vspace{0.5\baselineskip} ...
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Define listings for PHP

Problem: 1) Getting the following error messages: (a) Package Listings Error: Couldn't load requested language (b) Package Listings Error: language phpalsodigit undefined. 2) Unable to figure out ...
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Unhighlighted syntax with listings package

I have some trouble with making documents with syntax highlight. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{% language=[LaTeX]TeX, % I also tried ...
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Is there any smart way to dynamically define lines in listing? [duplicate]

I'm using lstinputlisting to include code examples in my thesis, but as I'm working on the text and the code simultaneously, the code is not yet fixed in length. Is there any way that I can define a ...
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Handling 'underscores' and special characters in latex listing package [duplicate]

How to handle the 'underscore' and the special character in latex listing. I am working on a simple prolog style code \begin{lstlisting}[label=LE, name=R_E] $\alpha_{1}$ = *M1* °h1°(^A^, ^B^) ...
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How do I get this scheme code package into my listings package?

I'm relative new to LaTeX and I want to add this https://github.com/stuhlmueller/scheme-listings scheme-Package into my listings package. But how does it work? I don't get the installation manual for ...
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Beamer and listings… how to include \end{frame} multiple times

Following up on THIS QUESTION, I want to include code in my slides. The code includes "\end{frame}", so I had to box the code as suggested in the link, but if I want to include code including ...
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Defining a synonym for an environment name

I'm currently writing some assignments where I need to embed code fragments. I already found the listings package for that, which works fine. My "problem" is, that I want to ...
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Lstlisting caption: Number style [closed]

When adding a listing to my document, the caption style differs from figures or tables. E.g.: \begin{lstlisting}[language=C,captionpos=b,caption=This is foo,label=src:foo] ... \end{lstlisting} ...
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Why package listings does not work with Beamer? [duplicate]

I want to show LaTeX code inside a Beamer presentation. If I try the following MWE as an article, it works flawlessly: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{listings} \lstset { ...
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Custom lstlisting highlighting for symbols

I using the Listings package to pretty print CUDA source code listings. CUDA is a dialect of C++, so I define my style as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Python console code with minted

I am using minted to highlight source code in my document. I have defined \definecolor{codeyellow}{RGB}{255,251,204} \newminted{python}{linenos,breaklines,frame=lines,bgcolor=codeyellow} in the ...
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Block comment using Latex's listings package to show Python code

I want to put a piece of Python code in Latex, using the listings package. In principle this works fine, except that it does not seem to recognize block comments, but these are shown as normal code. ...
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Is there a way to extract some text from a .txt file (which is not a database) and displaying it in LaTeX?

Allow me to be more specific: I have quite a quantity of folder, each of them containing a .txt file. I would like to extract some text from the header of that file to put it in a LaTeX presentation ...
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How to create boxed, captioned listing?

For a quick reference guide in which I want to include many small listings, each with a caption, How do I group them together, and prevent the code from being broken up? I'm sure there is some ...
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how to include listings using \lstinputlisting

In a document embedding java code (actually processing) I can successfully embed listings using: \begin[language=java]{lstlisting} ... \end{lstlisting} In an attempt to increase convenience, I ...
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Problem in using \lstinline as description item

I'm writing a user manual with the documentation of some code written in XML. I would like to do this documentation within two nested description environment, highlighting the labels with my XML ...
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IEEE Latex Listing

Here is a minimal version of my code: \documentclass[10pt, conference, compsocconf]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{frame=single,language=C} \begin{document} ...
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matlab-prettifier only shows up black text

This is my preamble for my book documentclass: \documentclass[11pt,fleqn]{book} % Default font size and left-justified equations ...
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Getting a frame with listings in beamer

According to my experiments the listings package no longer allows \begin{frame}[fragile] \begin{lstlisting} %CODE HERE \end{lstlisting} \end{frame} you can use ...
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Listings package couldn't load Mathematica

I have the following code sample, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings,xcolor} \lstset{language=Mathematica} \lstset{basicstyle={\sffamily\footnotesize}, ...
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Adding space after listings example

I'm using the showexpl package for creating codes with the displayed result. For the example settings I used pos=b, placing the output below the code, which is what I want. The problem is that now I ...
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Stopping an lstlisting from breaking on a literate replacement

The default behaviour of the listings package is not to automatically break lines. However, I find that listings will still break lines after a literate replacement. An MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Problem with tcblisting: First listed LaTeX command is missing

Following code shows the problem. I've declared a \newtcblisting with an optional argument. \newtcblisting{codiltxb}[1][]{listing only, #1} When the optional argument is present in further ...
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Problem with gobble listing option inside a tcblisting

Please, compare next two listings inside a beamer frame. The upper one is made with listings and the second with tcblisting (form tcolorbox). Both use same source and listing options. Following ...
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displaying ?? instead of the name of the lstlisting when using \cref

I change the name of the label of the lstlisting to Algorithm and it works fine for the caption. But when I use \cref, the instead of displaying algorithms 1 it shows ?? 1. \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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How to insert sourcecode?

For my internship, I have to print all the source of my iOS application to a LaTeX file. Now I'd like to do this in a structured way by having sections, subsections and subsubsections for each nested ...
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Change `lstlistoflistings` numbering

I'm using the listings package to format program code in LaTeX and the list of listings at the end is numbered like this: 3.1 Code A 3.2 Code B 3.3 Code C 4.1 Code D 4.2 Code E It starts the ...
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lstlistings: Regexp quotation mark/apostrophe error

I am attempting to display a long Python Regexp in LaTeX lstlistings. When compiling I get the following error message though. ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:�\lst@FillFixed@\lst@EC� not ...
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Delimit comment on special character

I have defined a new language in Latex (Clojure) but I'm having some issues with delimiting keywords. A keyword in Clojure is any alphanumeric string starting with a colon. E.g., :foo-bar-baz. So far ...
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How can I show listings even when the class option 'draft' is set?

The question Is it possible to configure the listings package to show the content in the lstlisting environment even if the global option draft is set? Context When working on a larger document, ...
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Force figure to be a listing

To center my listings on the page I followed a tutorial on tex.se.com and that resulted in the following code: {\renewcommand{\figurename}{Listing} \begin{figure}[H] % the figure provides the caption ...
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minted or listings input a file between markers

Is it possible, using the minted or listings package to format a file between or till a certain textual marker automatically. E.g. consider a source file: code code //marker code ... //end marker ...
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Strategy for listings next to code comments

I'm looking for strategies to produce listings of code with comments on what's happening next to it. I've found other similar questions, but not quite what I'm looking for. See for example: Listing ...
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how to embed arbitrary code

I am using the listings package which does great things for C++, Java. but what about for a makefile, which isn't one of the supported languages? I just want the equivalent of listings, nothing ...
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How can I typeset PowerShell code with the listings package?

I'm currently creating my diploma thesis, and used PowerShell to do some of the described work. I'd like to also put some of this code into the thesis and would therefore like to have syntax ...
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Add caption and list of listings to own listings environment

With listings and caption packages I can set up caption for lstlisting with \captionsetup[lstlisting]{...} create list of lstlistings \lstlistoflistings I can also define my own environment ...
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Define starting line number when using mcode.sty to display Matlab code and referring to the code

I want to include parts of my Matlab code in my LaTeX document using mcode.sty. Here's a MWE: \documentclass[b5paper, 10pt, twoside, openright, dvipsnames,cmyk]{report} \usepackage{listings} % Is ...
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Latex list of listings wrong formatting [closed]

I have a problem with my list of listings in Latex. I have changed the title of list of listings with this command: \renewcommand{\lstlistlistingname}{Seznam zdrojových kódů} For printing list of ...
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Overfull \hbox in C++ code (listing-package)

I currently have a problem with writing C++ in latex. I have a very long string of text inside my code, that interferes with the space. So how do I fix this?? The code: ...
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XML code in a Box

Here is a minimal version of my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ basicstyle=\ttfamily, columns=fullflexible, showstringspaces=false, ...
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Indentation marker for listings

I'm currently writing a document that contains several code samples. I included them as lstlistings and played around with the colors and everything, so they loot quite nice now. My only problem is ...
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lstlisting package indents code too much [closed]

I cannot figure out why this happens. I have been trying to figure it out for some hour now but I can't seem to find what is causing it. The lstlisting code snippet indents like crazy, which causes ...
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Python code block outside of margin

I want to include some Python code to my Latex document. I have read this Tex Stackexchange question and added the following code to get syntax highlights: \usepackage{color} ...
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Paragraph indentation after lstlisting environments

I tried to indent first paragraph after a customized lstlisting environment \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings,lipsum} \lstnewenvironment{mycode}{}{\par} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] ...