[texhax] Verbatim environment in LaTeX

Ian Watson ian.watson at tpg.com.au
Thu Aug 26 22:42:05 CEST 2004

Dear Tom,

  Thanks for that. I'll chase up vcode.sty and see what I can do with

Kind regards,

Ian Watson
Senior Researcher
University of Sydney
NSW 2006

Thursday, August 26, 2004, 10:51:58 PM, you wrote:

ts> I made an improvement to the code.sty package once with which you can
ts> arrange for the verbatim material to be of a different size, and to be
ts> indented different amounts.  All the verbatim text is stuck into a
ts> box, so it's only appropriate for shorter amounts, essentially what
ts> will fit on a page, and results are best when it's less.  Anyone is
ts> welcome to it.  It's called vcode.sty, and the dtx and ins files are
ts> available at dodsdev.gso.uri.edu/DODS-doc/latex.

ts> Even if it doesn't do what you want, you can use it as a model of how
ts> to hack with verbatim, which is a hairy and abnormal business.

ts> -tom

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