{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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A version of shortvrb for listings?

So, shortvrb is a neat little package that allows you to do \MakeShortVerb{\|} which then has |foo| behave like \verb|foo|. Now, I like listings. Is there a \MakeShortListings that makes |bar| act ...
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Code listing in subfigure

I am trying to use the subfigure package of LaTeX to display a code listing. Here was my first attempt: \begin{figure} \subfigure[Standard approach]{ {\footnotesize \begin{verbatim} var caps = new ...
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How can I redefine the \verb|…| command?

I'd like to redefine the \verb|...| command so that it had a light-gray background and a little bit darker border around it, and a little bit of padding to make this background "box" noticable. Anyone ...
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fancyvrb, helvetica and underscore… is it just me?

Ran into some weirdness with fancyvrb, helvetica and _. Here's a MWE (for me): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \begin{document} \begin{Verbatim}[fontfamily=helvetica] Oh no! It's a ...
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Proper spaces with verbatim

there is following code: \begin{verbatim} pc:~$ ls folder1 Documents folder2 New Folder folder3 folder4444 Downloads folder5 Pictures ...
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lstlisting, tt fonts, and alignment.

I (mostly) love the listings package, which I have started migrated to from verbatim for code listings. I prefer to continue to use teletype for code, and so I changed my default listing configuration ...
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Why is the indentation in my alltt environment not consistent?

I am writing a paper that involves some code. I set the code using alltt because I like to use \color and that doesn't seem to work in verbatim or listings. But I am having problems with ...
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How to treat the arguments of a macro as literal or verbatim text?

I'm working on a package that allows Python code to be entered within certain commands and environments, saves the Python code to external files and executes it, and brings back the results via ...
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How to prevent text generated with `Sweave` from running off the right margin?

I am using Sweave to generate output for some R analysis. Some of the code generates long lines that are run off the right margin when the .tex file is compiled. I have pasted an example Schunk ...
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Underlining a coloured DNA sequence

In the posts to the question of Timtico (here) several ways have been proposed to colour the As,Ts,Cs and Gs differently within a DNA sequence. What I want is also to be able to underline some ...
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matching comment environments, no longer able to comment out text

I have a long LaTeX document and I am trying to comment out lines of text using \begin{comment} text \end{comment} and while compiling the document I have the interpreter giving out: <recently ...
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using fancyvrb Verbatim environment from within newenvironment

As with this question, I want to use a verbatim environment from within an environment definition, but I want the listings to be numbered, so I think I need to use fancyvrb. It appears that fancyvrb ...
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Include binary data

How do I include binary data (e.g. the contents of a binary file) in a LaTeX generated PDF-document? If I just copy and paste them into a verbatim environment it results in garbage.
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Beamer and verbatim sync

I'm preparing a beamer presentation to show some basic TikZ stuff. I would like to have a two columns slide, where on the left I have the TikZ figure, and on the right the generating code. BUT, I also ...
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Using minted to define a new environment

Can I define a newenvironment that has inside it a minted environment? eg and environment that would be a quickhand for the following code: \begin{figure}[htp] \centering ...
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Any ideas why this \newcommand{\n}{\lstinline|\n|} macro doesn't work?

So I created a new macro \newcommand{\n}{\lstinline|\n|} but for some reason when I use it, all I get is bold 'n' letter and not a nice \n. Any ideas?
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How to box verbatim to prevent page break?

If I try \mbox{ \begin{verbatim} Some looooong text... \end{verbatim} } Then some compilation errors occur.
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Teletype \textbackslash in alltt environment

The alltt package provides a beefed up verbatim environment where \ and {} are not treated literally. A literal backslash can be inserted with \textbackslash, however, it does not have the same ...
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typesetting different characters with different colors in a DNA sequence

I have created a macro which I used to format DNA sequences, as they should be in the monospaced font and uppercased: \newcommand{\DNA}[1]{\texttt{\uppercase{#1}}} Now I have a column with some ...
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How do I use mathematical symbols in verbatim mode?

How can I get mathematical symbols in verbatim mode? If I use them, for example \equiv, it is just reproduced as is in the pdf.
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Search and replace in a verbatim token list

I maintain a package for the R programming language that contains a vignette which gets processed using the Sweave literate programming system. Now, one of the irks about Sweave is that it always ...
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Background color in Verbatim

I've to use the yellow background for data values in the following code. \usepackage \begin{Verbatim}[commandchars=\\\{\}] \color{blue}DATA \color{black}Heart; \color{blue}INPUT \color{black}X Y @@; ...
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LaTeX Combined hyper reference and footnote lacks verbatim argument behaviour [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Getting those %#!^& signs in the footnote! Here's my first version of a clever command for URL-footnotes. It combines pdftex's hyperlink behaviour with a \footnote ...
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How can I input part of a file in verbatim?

I'm writing the documentation to a large piece of Matlab code. I would like include tags in my Matlab code and then read the lines of code between the tags into Latex and output them as verbatim (or ...
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don't split verbatim by tables

I have quite long verbatim, which I don't want to be split by table, which is present in source document before verbatim. I have my table wrapped by \begin{table}[h]. Any suggestions?
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Hard whitespace

I am using plainTeX and would like to typeset some (python) code examples. Switching to \tt gets me partway there, but I (obviously) need the whitespace respected. Is there a trick for doing this? The ...
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SAS output through verbatim in beamer

I've tough time to manage SAS output through verbatim in beamer. Could someone help in this regard. Thanks in advance.
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In the verbatim environment, how can I display an 'if' statement I declared as '\ifcondition'?

I have declared a couple of if commands of the form \newif\iffinal \newif\ifsolutions Now I want to write about it in the same document! So I want to write something like \iffinal (...) ...
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Printing verbatim command inputs in commands

I want to define a command \mydef that does something like this: \mydef{\foo{bar}} produces \def\foo{bar} \verb|\foo=bar| The command: \newcommand{\mydef}[1]{\def #1} does the first bit, but ...
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How can I provide a verbatim (unescaped) commandline for executing with \write18?

When using \write18 to execute shell commands, there are some cases where lots of backslash strings, and other 'special' LaTeX characters are required in the commandline to be executed (e.g. if a ...
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Use of pdftricks with memoir

below is a (long, non-working) minimal example for use of pdftricks with the memoir document class. It is based directly on the (shorter, working) minimal example of use of pdftricks found at ...
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using \input and pygmentize together: trying to get line numbers to show [closed]

I am using pygments to highlight the code I insert in my lyx document. The external file gets inserted in my document like this: {\small \input{listings/blah.tex} } And I use this command to ...
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Display “.\integrate blah” in monospaced font (like \texttt and \verb)

I'm trying to display the following: .\integrate blah in a monospaced font. For everything else I've wanted to put in a monospace font, \texttt or \verb has worked fine, but it doesn't with this. ...
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Getting those %#!^& signs in the footnote!

This is basically an expanded version of part of Control command arguments . The original questioner there wants to redefine \href so that all the links end up in foonotes (rather than in the main ...
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LaTeX verbatim environment inside lists

I am using LaTeX and I have a verbatim environment inside an enumerate one. However, there is much whitespace between the verbatim text and the following list item. What I have now is something like ...
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Verbatim environment and line-breaking

I've been wondering about how to display simple codes. I used verbatim and then found the fancyvrb package which added a lot of nice little features, but then I inserted some code with a long line and ...
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Hyperref using the wrong language script for \url?

In a mixed language document, I try to use a URL. Here is minimal input demonstrating \documentclass{article} % compile with xelatex \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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How do I backcolor in verbatim?

I have some code I want to typeset as verbatim (lstlisting would be ok as well) - but I want to highlight some parts of it via a different background color, i.e. something like this: \begin{verbatim} ...
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FancyVerb error for Sweave output in Beamer

I'm having trouble including Sweave output in my Beamer file. Specifically, the Soutput environment is causing problems (it runs if I comment those lines out, but, of course, the table is not ...
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ignorespace and unskip in verbatim/listings?

I am writing a \bashDemo macro that will (a) execute its argument in a shell, e.g., bash, script, and (b) display the argument in a listings. So, \bashDemo ls -ls > myfiles \END will both run ls ...
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beamer's fragile frame as default

Is there a way to specify fragile mode as default for all frames? Now I know how to define a fragile frame: \begin{frame}[fragile].
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Aligning columns, but allowing for text inbetween

I need help aligning text that spans multiple lines where I have Verbatim code in between. Here is a mock example to show what I mean: Fruit Amount Apple $3.00 \begin{verbatim} ... ...
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escape `|' in \verb

In LaTeX, if I use \verb, how can I escape |? For example, I want to display ab|bc: \verb|ab[]bc|. What should replace []?
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In-line \verb — overfull hbox problem

I'm having a problem that I've had before and I'm tired of hacking my way through it and hope that there is some supported solution. I'll go ahead and create a document for example: \documentclass ...
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Verbatim in Marginnote doesn't work

I have a really sort quastion. The following Code is not working: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{marginnote} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur ...
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How to pass an optional argument to an environment with verbatim content?

This is an attempt to make clear what happened in this question of xport (now deleted, sorry). The now deleted question included code that tried to make my answer to this question of xport work for ...
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verbatim with black background and white text

How could I set up a verbatim-environment which has black background white text in scriptsize ?
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How to make my unusual environment accept one argument?

I cannot find a good title to express my question. Therefore, please parse the following code first. Minimal Code \documentclass[dvips,dvipsnames,cmyk,table]{book} ...
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How to add indentation to all verbatim environment?

I have a style where all paragraphs have indentation of about 5cm. Verbatim environment does not have any indentation to the combination of paragraphs and verbatim environments does not look good. ...
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How to include verbatim in a figure caption?

I would like to include verbatim in a caption of a figure. I only want part of it to be verbatim, not the entire caption. The simple approach does not work because verbatim is not allowed in arguments ...