# [texhax] command inserting space

Sun Nov 27 13:16:59 CET 2005

```On Sun, Nov 27, 2005 at 06:59:44PM +0800, Greg Matheson wrote:
> If I just have perl output the box, eg, as '\$\Box\$', rather than
> have a latex command in the output of the perl program, there is
> no space.
>
> I experimented with non-letter command names like 'f\2m' but
> there also a space is being inserted.

Then, there must be a spurious space in your definition of
\xxx.  Can you provide it so we can see what is going wrong?

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