{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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Deciding whether to end a line with a character or not in lstlisting [closed]

I need to write a document where there are written inputs and outputs of unix command line interface software (through bash). For example I need to show something like: $ git log --pretty=format:"%h ...
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Print small TeX code verbatim and render it

To write some documentation, I would like the ability to define a command such as \showcase{x^{y}\in\Omega} which expands to something roughly equivalent to \verb|x^{y}\in\Omega| & ...
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Color Text and BG of Verbatim, without affecting `fancyvrb` line numbers

The MWE below aims to color the text and background of a Verbatim environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{calc} ...
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Incorporate asymptote environment into macro

I'm trying to write a macro (ideally an environment, but a command would do) that takes a piece of Asymptote code, displays it in a verbatim environment, and then runs it through an asy environment. ...
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How can I center a Sweave verbatim chunk?

I have a very simple sweave chunk with two lines, like this: <<results=verbatim>>== quantile(foo$bar) @ How can I center this element? I've tried embracing the chunk with \begin{center} ...
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difficulties getting lrbox to cooperate with Verbatim environment

This is a follow up to an earlier question of mine: local commands are not recognized when trying to define a wrapper lrbox If I write \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} ...
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Putting math inside a verbatim environment without altering the formatting

In a verbatim code listing, I want to use inline math in comments with the same formatting that I get for inline math in body text. I can use a math environment, but the spacing is weird. In this ...
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One verbatim column in pgfplotstable and a non-verbatim header

I wanted to create a pgfplotstable in which one column would be treated as verbatim. I first tried to straightforwardly use \verb but I almost expected this to fail spectacularly and it did. I found ...
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Indentation with beamer fontspec and alltt

The following document mangles the indentation of the second line of the alltt (the pipe/bar character does not occur under the equals of the previous line). \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} ...
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Replace lstlisting with verbatim depending on a boolean

I use latex2rtf to convert latex documents to .rtf and thence to MS-word (see this thread). To do this, I set up a custom class and limit which packages are used as latex2rtf only accepts a limited ...
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Verbatim Linebreaks

I would like to enable automatic line breaking in Verbatim environment; besides I do not want to use lstlisting as it will not have exactly the same font shapes as Verbatim and some other special ...
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How to center verbatim [duplicate]

\begin{figure} \centerline \begin{verbatim} for (int a = 0; a < 10; a++) for (int b = 0; b < 10; b++) ... \end{verbatim} \caption{C++ code} \end{figure} I would like the figure to be ...
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Is there a package (or command) to escape filesystem paths? [duplicate]

I see this is one option: c:$\backslash$subd1$\backslash$subsubd1 for representing c:\subd1\subsubd1 is there something that leaves the TeX a bit more human-readable, such as ...
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Changing font in tabular

I desperately need someone's help. For the past hour I was trying to perform a task so diabolically difficult, even the Hercules himself couldn't achieve: change the freaking font in a table. My ...
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Automatically wrap the text in verbatim

In tex environment, when I try to use the verbatim function using verbatim packages, sometimes the longer text in the line tend to be cut off. How can I resize the text to fit into the line or ...
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How to write “a” in semiverbatim environment with ngerman without writing “{}a”?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile]{Umlauts} \begin{semiverbatim} ...
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How do I get a token list with an end-of-line character in it?

The context of this question is that I have a command defined using xparse that slurps in a verbatim argument which can be long. I want to do a replacement on the resulting token list, but the token ...
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Sweave.sty causing error in verbatim environment?

folks-- The following throws an error, shown below \documentclass{book} \usepackage{Sweave} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} data ds; infile 'dir_location\filename.csv" ...
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Import author list from a txt file in latex

I'm trying to import author list to my latex article. But keep getting errors. Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \title{\verbatiminput{title.txt}} ...
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verbatim environment fails on ' and `? [duplicate]

\begin{verbatim} infile 'dir_location\filename.csv' delimiter=","; \end{verbatim} throws an error on the first '. What the H?
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Highlight \verb in inline text

I'm new in LaTeX and I'm searching for solution to highlight verbatim text inside paragraph (for example, it is like on this page, where code is highlighted). Can anyone help me with this? Let say, ...
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Tilde in verbatim

I am writing a manual for an R file in which expressions like this are common: lm.1 <- lm(y ~ x1 + x2) I will be enclosing code samples in a verbatim environment but this doesn't work properly ...
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Change typeface of verbatim environment

I am new here and the following code is what I am testing. Is it possible to change the typeface of the words from a .txt file? Thank you for any kind help! \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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How to make verbatim text in multicols environment not overflow to other columns?

I prefer to use \begin{multicols}{2} over \documentclass[12pt,twocolumn]{article} so I can control when to have 2 columns and when not. The problem comes when using ...
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Verbatim environment with catchfilebetweentags package

I would like to use a verbatim environment inside an ExecuteMetaData call from the catchfilebetweentags package. The use case is that my econometric software creates a fixed-width table that I don't ...
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Extend keyword list for fancyvrb / listings, based on a given language

I use fancyvrb and listings packages, and I have defined a language scala, which is the default to use. In one occasion, I have an extension of that language, escala, which adds additional keywords. ...
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How to prevent angle brackets beautification in semiverbatim environment?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile]{Angle Brackets} ...
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How to copy/paste from lstlistings? [duplicate]

I'm trying to write code in a LaTeX document that can be copy/pasted from an outputted pdf using Adobe Reader and that also word wraps, rather than breach the right margin. I've found that in ...
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Declare additional Unicode characters in verbatim environments in a Pandoc-generated file

I generate a PDF document via LaTeX with Pandoc. I want to use some additional characters in verbatim environments that are not available by default. Here's a sample input: Math: $\downarrow$ ...
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How can I put \cbstart…\cnbend inside \begin{Verbatim}…\end{Verbatim} in LaTeX [closed]

I am trying to place a changebar outside a block of Verbatim text in LaTeX and it barfs at me every time. \cbstart \begin{Verbatim} blah blah ...blah blah... \end{Verbatim} \cbend Results in: ! ...
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Use of " in verbatim mode

I would like to use the symbol " inside \verb. Is that possible? For example, in \verb"abc"defg" the second " will be interpreted as the end of the verbatim environment though my intention is that ...
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How to do \newcommand{\filepath}[1]{\verb!#1!}?

I want to define a command \filepath so that I can use \filepath{foo_bar.cpp} and it is printed in monospaced font. Also, why does this not work? I get strange errors: ...
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How to use verbatim in figure caption (\captionof)? [duplicate]

I want to use verbatim in a caption of a figure. I have tried the cprotect package but it seems to work only with \caption and not with \captionof. Is there a workaround? \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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Is it possible to use a non-monospace font in verbatim environments?

I know it runs contrary to a lot of the point, but I'd like to experiment with different fonts to see which I like better. I can't seem to find any reference to a way to do this, if it's at all ...
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minted Environment Inside minipage Environment

I am having to use the minted environment inside a minipage environment quite often in my document. I wanted to write a new environment for doing this, but since minted isn't designed to be included ...
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How to underline text in verbatim environment?

Am I missing something, or is it simply not possible to underline text within a verbatim environment? \begin{verbatim} I want to underline the following word: word \end{verbatim} I guess I could ...
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Tabular in dtx documentation

How to make table in .dtx documentation with vertical bars? % \begin{tabular}{c|c} % |sf| & \emph{mathsf}\\ % \end{tabular} fails, because |foo| is magic for verbatim.
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How to combine framed and listings packages in new environment

I always use this LaTeX code to display a source code in my article. \begin{listingbox}{VB style} \begin{singlespace} \begin{lstlisting}[style=BASIC] Private Sub Form_Load() Dim tex As String ...
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How to make a text { in alltt

I am trying to type computer code in my document using the alltt environment. Some symbols, such as ' and {, do not appear in the document the way they do in the code. I solved the problem with ' by ...
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How to make letter spacing in verbatim/fancyvrb look like listings

I've just noticed that the spacing between letters is different in verbatim vs. lstlisting environments: Given that I add the option columns=flexible to the lstlisting environment, the spacing in ...
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Preserving (and Controlling) Expandedness

In most cases, by the time output gets to your screen, arguments are fully expanded and my question is moot. But sometimes (verbatim being a common example), one wishes to operate on arguments with ...
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Beamercolortheme: How to set default color for all verbatim?

I want to change the color of all verbatim text in an existing beamer presentation. How do I do this easily? I know how to use colored verbatim text in general, and I found a lot of suggestions here ...
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Purpose of \do@noligs in LaTeX verbatim environment

I'm trying to figure out how the verbatim environment works. In the basic LaTeX file latex.ltx I find the following definition (line 4037): ...
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Insert a character in the beginning of each line in a special verbatim environment

How can I insert a special character or a symbol in the beginning of each line in a verbatim environment? In particular, there is a constraint that applies to the verbatim environment: it must be of a ...
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How do I define a custom verbatim command?

I'm not quite sure how to describe this, but I want to create a custom command that treats its input as verbatim and allows some control of the output. In pseudocode, I want: ...
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How do I get selective bold in Verbatim? [duplicate]

I previously wrote a computer professional book in which I showed what the user typed on the console and the computer's resultant output. The way I liked to do this was with everything in courier and ...
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Defining a new environment extending a verbatim environment

Why is it not possible to define a new environment that extends a verbatim environment? Consider, e.g.: \documentclass{article} \newenvironment{myverbatim}{\tiny\begin{verbatim}}{\end{verbatim}} ...
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LaTeX getting “Missing } inserted” error

I'm getting "Missing } inserted" error, when compiling with pdflatex and I really don't understand why. This is occurring in a beamer frame. Maybe someone comes up with something useful. ...
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Format a verbatim paragraph

How can I format a verbatim paragraph? I.e. break, fill and join input lines to produce globally balanced output with the lengths of each line approaching the target \textwidth as closely as possible. ...
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Determine width of verbatim characters

I would like to determine how many characters of the verbatim font that fits on a text line. Consider: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \begin{document} \noindent\hrulefill ...