Questions tagged [verbatim]

{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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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} \usepackage{...
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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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Using \input in a fancyvrb verbatim environment - problem with hyphens

I've set up a custom environment with DefineVerbatimEnvironment. Within that environment I'd like to \input{} files, which works all fine and well until one of them includes a hyphen. Here's an ...
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Disable shortvrb in math mode

I have enabled shortvrb so that I can enclose text in pipes to write small pieces of code. Unfortunately this conflicts with math mode when I write $|A|$ to indicate the cardinality of a set. How can ...
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How to handle special characters in LaTeX?

I am working on one file which has some special chacters. König IR : KA}unig ,K ~ A}unig % : Comment in latex (so no text after this %) - : escape I get different output ...
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Using a Verbatim inside bclogo in a new environment definition

I would like to create a new environment to provide some LaTeX code (or from other languages) So far, I tried the following code \usepackage{bclogo} \newenvironment{code} { \begin{bclogo} [...
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How to renew verbatim to Verbatim from fancyvrb?

I am using pandoc to convert Markdown to Tex, pandoc will render code blocks to \begin{verbatim}CODE\end{verbatim}, and fvextra only works with \begin{Verbatim}[breaklines]. How can I make {verbatim} ...
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Use verbatim inside \newcommand [duplicate]

Probably this was already answered. But I did not find it. How can I use verbatim inside \newcommand{} or \begin{environment}...\end{environment}. In my MWE, the last two lines produce errors. \...
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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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Check for special character in verbatim environment

I would like to substitute a > in the beginning of each line of a Verbatim environment with another character. Consider: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb,xstring} \renewcommand{\...
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\verb illegal in command argument in task

Following this: Make two-columned list start at same line as its section, I did: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cprotect} \usepackage{tasks} \begin{document} \section{Languages} \...
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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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Empty groups {} when writing environment contents verbatim (but with expanded macros)

In answering this question, I noticed some trickiness regarding empty groups {} in an otherwise verbatim context. Suppose you capture the contents of an environment verbatim (as in that question), ...
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How listing and verbatim do to escape special character?

I use one macro to display text using texttt style. For the moment this macro is very basic. For example, if I want to use the character _, its catcode must be changed. Is there a clever way to ...
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Ceiling function within verbatim in latex

I am preparing a latex document. Inside the body of a function I need to use the ceiling function. How will I use the ceiling function inside verbatim? \begin{verbatim} Method a(b) . . ...
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Block element characters (pmboxdraw) are shown too wide in verbatim and Verbatim (fancyvrb) environments

I want to put source code into verbatim and Verbatim (fancyvrb) environments that uses box-drawing characters from codepage 850 (0xDB, 0xDC, 0xDF) (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Code_page_850). By ...
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Getting WinEdt to ignore lstlisting

WinEdt 9.0 gives me incorrect TOC in its side panel when I use listings package to illustrate a piece of LaTeX code: How can I get WinEdt to ignore \begin{lstlisting} ...\end{lstlisting} (and every ...
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Verbatim inside def in eplain

How can I use \verbatim inside my own \def with eplain? The eplain reference suggests to change catcodes to accomplish this, but doesn't provide an example of this. Crarification: I would like to ...
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How to set the Top Margin for a custom Verbatim environment (fancyvrb)

From the fancyvrb documentation, it looks like I can set left and right margins (paragraph 4.1.13) only. How can I set the top margin for my environment? More specifically, given that I have a frame ...
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How can I wrap `\colorbox` around `\Verb[commandchars=\\\{\}]` by only changing the preamble?

This is a follow-up question to How can I use `\renewcommand` to wrap `\colorbox` around `\Verb`? I have TeX files which contain code like: \Verb|print("Hello World", end="")| The \Verb content ...
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verbatim environment inside algorithm2e

I need to output Prolog style inside algorithm2e and It seems that I cannot use \verb inside algorithm2e. How can I use \verb or verbatim for only one line inside algorithm2e in Latex?
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Using `minted` environment inside a `tabu` table

I am trying to use a piece of highlighted code using the minted package inside a tabu table: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} ...
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Break on special characters in inline verbatim

I'm using Pandoc to generate LaTeX. My text contains inline code spans (backticks in markdown) that are rendered as \texttt{...} in TeX. However, some of them are quite long and overflow the line, for ...
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Printing LaTeX command without compiling it

How could I write a command in LaTeX, so after compiling it will be shown as a text in PDF and not executed? For Example, I would write \it This is how you write in italic and the compiled pdf would ...
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Fraction in verbatim environment

First: This is a a question similar to the one here. How do I write a fraction as output in the green box? The fraction should appear just after the 2 and by similar to the output from \frac{3}{5} ...
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htlatex inserting environment in verbatim

I want to get htlatex to put some text into my HTML file verbatim. The problem is that it keeps redo-ing my spacing. So, for example, I use a cf.cfg like this. \Preamble{html} \ConfigureEnv{tawny} {\...
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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" delimiter=",...
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How can I use `\renewcommand` to wrap `\colorbox` around `\Verb` by only changing the preamble?

What works: I have TeX files which contain code like: I want \texttt{this text} to have a background color. I want the \texttt to have a background color: I want \colorbox{lightgray}{\texttt{this ...
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How to configure the verbatim text?

In LaTex, I use \verbatim to add a block of text. But the problem is that the verbatim text doesn't follow the page style, and it exceeds the page boundary if the text is long. The result is shown as ...
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Package tikz Error when writing some text in verbatim [duplicate]

I got from texlive on windows 8.1 an error when I wrote some text in verbatim. The error was: (c:/texlive/2013/texmf-dist/tex/latex/lm/t1lmtt.fd) (c:/texlive/2013/texmf-dist/tex/latex/lm/ts1lmtt.fd)...
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Code using verbatim doesn't work when copied back in a text editor

I'm trying to use verbatim to copy the implementation of an algorithm written in octave. For this I introduced the following lines in latex \begin{verbatim} F = @(z) [z(1) + 2*z(2) - 2; 2*z(2)*z(3)^2 ...
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AucTeX issue with BVerbatim in newenvironment

I have the following newenvironment command: \newenvironment{code} { \VerbatimEnvironment \begin{mdframed}[ backgroundcolor=black!70, leftmargin=1, rightmargin=1, innerleftmargin=4, ...
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Drawing a rectangle box around code fragment

How to produce the effect of drawing a rectangle box surrounded the code, and put it in the figure? (Any methods including non-tikz-pgf method that helps is welcome)
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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} \usepackage[a5paper,margin=20mm]{...
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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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cnltx-example package is not working with beamer

When I am going to compile the following codes, \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amssymb,amsxtra} \usepackage{cnltx-example} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile]{} \...
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executable code containing symbol `'` inserted with verbatim on pdf. Error while copying back into a text editor

I'm trying to insert Octave code in a pdf. However, there is a problem with the sign ' (which means transposition in Octave code). However when I copy the code from the generated pdf, the code doesn't ...
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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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How to use verbatim with tcolorbox?

The following gives many strange errors: \begin{tcolorbox}[fit,height=5cm,blank, borderline={1pt}{-2pt},nobeforeafter] \begin{verbatim} [83 democrat / 66 republican] | | a_b_c = y: [28 democrat / 64 ...