# [texhax] Enumerate with Roman numerals?

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Sat Aug 9 20:33:55 CEST 2003

> I would like to use a top-level enumeration with Roman numerals (I, II, III,
> etc.). However, my attempts to use renewcommand to redefine \theenumi have
> been unsuccessful. Specifically, the redefinition is being interpreted as a
> literal string and not as commands to execute.

\usepackage{enumerate}
...
\begin{document}
...
\begin{enumerate}{I}
...