I'm using minted to display inline code in a footnote. For some reason the # symbol is rendered twice o.O This does not happen outside footnotes.

\footnote{bla bla \mintinline{python}{x = 5 # text} and so on}

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As stated in the first footnote on page 8 of minted documentation,

The command (\mintinline) has been carefully crafted so that in most cases it will function correctly when used inside other commands.1

1 For example, \mintinline works in footnotes! The main exception is when the code contains the percent % or hash # characters, or unmatched curly braces.

The following trick tries to handle #:



content\footnote{bla bla \mintinline{python}{x = 5 # text} and so on}

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