{verbatim} is about macros and environments like “\verb” and “verbatim” which implement some form of verbatim mode, i.e. change the {catcodes}. A popular package is {fancyvrb}. For questions about the {listings} or the {minted} package, use the respective tag instead.

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Use \(end)comment instead of \begin/\end{comment}

In my document, the comment environment works fine, but \comment and \endcomment stop processing of what comes next in the document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} X \...
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Inline links in code listings

I would like to include links inside source code listings by providing URLs within the listing source text. That is, I would like to be able to generate something that looks like the following: ...
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How to use Verbatim inside tabu table?

I changed my longtable to use tabu and now I am getting lots of errors. It turned out tabu does not like Verbatim inside the table, but according to documenations, tabu* is supposed to do that, but I ...
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How to display a LaTeX code of a mathematical formula in the output (the code itself eg: $x^2$) [duplicate]

I want to make a table with two columns. Heading for one column is the mathematical expression and in the other one it's the corresponding LaTeX command. How to display the command of x^2 which is $x^...
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How to add a todo notes in verbatim environment?

I need to describe the header of a .ctl file. For this purpose, I am using verbatim package for displaying the header. My command lines are below: \begin{verbatim} dset ^newcase_d01_2612.dat options ...
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How to typeset shell like output in Latex

I'm trying to achieve a output as shown below with latex NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 32G 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 99M 0 part /boot └─sda2 8:2 0 31,9G 0 ...
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difference between \verb and \NewDocumentCommand verb

This MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \begin{document} \NewDocumentCommand{\myVerbatim}{v}{#1} \myVerbatim|This is some text, which can contain $\sin(x)$ or code or $$| \verb|...
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Listings for plain tex

Is there a package to produce syntax-colored blocks of source code in plain TeX ? A listings equivalent ? Or (maybe) some macro to produce a colored tex input for some given source code ? Is it ...
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tcolorbox with fancy text

Driven from Let's get fancy: Text like tag? , I wrote this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \definecolor{mycolor}{rgb}{0.122, 0.435, 0.698} \newtcbox{\mybox}{nobeforeafter,...
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How to tell alltt not to skip lines at beginning/end?

It seems like there is no option for specifying that, like a hack for verbatim I found on tex.stackexchange: \usepackage{etoolbox}% \makeatletter \preto{\@verbatim}{\topsep=0pt \partopsep=0pt} \...
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Tex capacity exceeded compiling only 50 lines latex file (pdftex), seg. fault (lualatex)

This is one of the strangest things I've seen in Latex (and I have seen many strange things). 50 lines of code, almost all of it is verbatim. Any small change to the verbatim can cause the error to ...
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How to tell latex to write as the text in texmaker?

I intend to attach my C code in my report. However, the code has a lot of special characters that create an error in compilation {, # and so on. Any package to circumvent this issue. For example: \...
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How can I redefine verbatim to wrap lines (add break before or after spaces)?

Before continuing, I would like to inform readers that I know it is generally discouraged to reimplement functionality that packages already support. Automatically wrap the text in verbatim has an ...
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Colouring in-line text within verbatim environment

I wish colour some selected text within the verbatim environment. These texts may not occupy a whole line, but rather be a small part of a line. An illustration is given below. Say for example, in ...
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Doesn't the verbatim environment work with the standalone class?

I have the following code, which is as minimal as it could possibly be ( standalone 2015/07/15 v1.2): \documentclass{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} Ciao \end{verbatim} \end{document} ...
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\end tag ignored in frame [duplicate]

I have the following slide in a document of class beamer. \begin{frame}{Modular Design} \begin{lstlisting} <code> \end{lstlisting} \end{frame} This however returns these ...
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Use verbatim with \only in beamer [duplicate]

I want to have a frame to showing text and then data ( in verbatim ). And I cant compile it. I made this minimum working example : \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] \...
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line breaks and word wraps for unpredictable character strings

I am writing python to parse and process lots n lots of files to build a final report of results from information in the files. I am using python to write the latex file, then converting the latex ...
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Conditional formating of a verbatim type argument

I write problem sets whose answer keys contain matlab code. To accomplish this, I'm using matlab-prettifier, but I need to condition the output on whether I'm outputing the problem set questions or ...
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verbatim inside macro with color

Consider the following minimal non-working example (comment the line with the \test{..} to compile. I'd like to have a \verb+something+ inside my \test{} environment. How can I achieve that? \...
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what is the differences between “\verb” and “\tt”

I am wondering the diffference between \verb and \tt. For example \verb|difference| appears the same with \tt{difference}
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Exception from code syntax highlighting in listings

EDIT: The question is not really relevant for me any more, I decided to instead use the highlight package in R to export Code as LaTeX output. This still requires manual modifications, but at least I ...
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searching for a verbatim package for paragraphs that use reserved characters

I'm looking for a LaTeX package that enables an environment sort of like "verbatim" in that it prints each and every unicode character exactly as typed, but... 1> does NOT replicate linebreaks 2> ...
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\MakeShortVerb{\§} and \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}

I have a book published more than 10 years ago. It contains the following code in its preamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[english,...
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Using cprotect and environments with multiple arguments

Is there a way to use the cprotect package's \cprotEnv command to use verbatim inside environments that have optional or multiple arguments? My motivation for this question: I am working with ...
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TODONOTES and \reserved@a - nested itemize/enumerate environments

I am having a problem trying to insert come environments into inline todo notes... This MWE should demonstrate. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document}...
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A verbatim column in tabular environment

I want to build a table with a column of verbatim, but I don't want to use \verb command for every line (too many rows), how should I do it? I tried to use array package to define new column type but ...
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How to customize `\verb|…|`? [duplicate]

I would like to customize the output of \verb|...|. For some reasons, I just need to stick to the command \verb|...|, nothing else. Can I customize the output styles of the command? I'd like to change ...
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How can I insert complex regular expressions into tabularx cells?

I'm trying to create a table with two columns, in which the second one is representing lots of regular expression with all the character you could imagine. I tried with \verb|text| command, but it ...
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How to use \verb or something similar inside a \newcommand

The command \displaygraphics[width-1in]{figure=some_fig.pdf} will display a graphic. Sometimes I want to typeset when I do not have the graphics files available, so I want to do something like: \...
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transform variable-content to verbatim-like representation inside a newcommand (used then as optional argument)

I spend 8 hours in solving this, made some progress but now face the enormous difficulties with verbatim stuff in latex. Any help would be great! My aim: the todonotes package offers an inline option,...
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A Mathjax 'cheatsheet' in LaTeX [duplicate]

I would like to write a LaTeX document in which several Mathjax commands are shown as source code and compiled. So I want to have a list of items and have them show up on, for example, the left side ...
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Wrap a verbatim table environmet

I have text with all sorts of characters in it that I want to use in a table so thought that verbatim might be suitable, but this doesn't seem to wrap. I've seen suggestions for listings but this ...
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xparse verbatim argument removing multiple space

I am trying to define a command, using xparse that take as input some verbatim code and cite it using listing. However, the eventual multiple white spaces or tabulations at the beginning of a lines ...
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LaTeX listings Package Only gives Unbreaking Spaces when in tex4ht

I am trying to make a programming e-book, but the listings package is converting all of the spaces in the listings to non-breaking spaces. I have tried breakatwhitespace as both true and false, as ...
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beamer, overlay in allt or fancyvrb

I'd like to highlight some text inside an alltt or verbatim or Verbatim (or whatever environment/package that would produce what I want) on some slides. So, I create a newcommand<> that does the ...
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Text formatting, how to generate everything not in plain text

I want to put some text in latex, which looks like { "wow": 15, "nice": 1 }, { "wow": 24, "nice": 1 }, But If i generate ...
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How to use sagesilent (or verbatim) environment in pgffor loops?

I want to create different versions of an exam paper and corresponding sample solutions using sagetex. I need to assign variables for more involved computations, so I am reliant on the sagesilent ...
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Extract Package question: Not present \Sectionformat statement is extracted

I use the solution shown here (thanks to Mike Renfro!) to extract a synopsis from my LaTeX documents. Sadly I am struggling with the output of the headings. Basically the problem is that the extract ...
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First row of column has same height as text in a multirow column

In this example, why is the lorem1 cell three lines long ... corresponding to the 3 lines in verbatim? How can I get the two lorem rows to be of equal height? Thanks in advance! \begin{table*} \...
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Tabularx printing regex incorrectly

When printing regex in a tabularx environment, spaces get inserted after each character class. Is there any way to fix this? MWE: \usepackage{tabularx} Outside table: \verb~/\d+/~ \begin{tabularx}{...
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minted fails with breaklines and obeytabs

The following example with a minted enviroment fails with the error message _minted-test/7587C145B52367AE51CACC4AFB0EC13D2F785CCAC2A2CC760CA216BD1781DF79.pygtex:3: Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup. [ ...
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Forcing page break of a minted listing with \centering on

I am using minted to create a code listing. I need the listing to be centered so according to this solution, I use the \RecustomVerbationEnvironment to escape the verbatim environment so that it can ...
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Double delimiters in listings

Using the listings package, one can define a format for some arbitrary set of delimiters and the characters enclosed within. However, when using double delimiters, the specified format doesn't apply ...
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Why does \verb|“”| in \index{} lead to an error?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{index} \makeindex \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \fbox{Diagram placeholder} \caption{\index{quote (\verb|""|)}ok} \end{figure} \printindex \end{...
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Code is shifted to the right when we run the output

I'm writing a LaTeX document and I want to add my code to the document, but the output appears shifted to the right and some of the data do not appear this is the implementation: \begin{verbatim} ...
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How to display LaTeX code and the typeset version next to each other without repeating myself?

I would like to write some LaTeX code, and without repeating myself, I would like that to be used for displaying that particular piece of code as-is and its typeset version, next to each other. The ...
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How to generate robust verbatim bibliography data

I'm trying to generate a .bib-shaped "biblatex" database from a git change log. A typical(?) item looks like this: @gitcommit{f1750d6, author = {Brent Longborough}, date = {2013-12-15}, title = {...
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Forcing a page break in \VerbatimInput (fancyvrb)

How do I force a page break within a file included with \VerbatimInput? It's C code, and I would prefer a solution that is transparent to the C compiler - something like a form feed (^L) in the source....