[texhax] printing a backslash

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Sun Sep 2 21:41:40 CEST 2007

On Sep 2, 2007, at 12:45 PM, awishnia at notes.cc.sunysb.edu wrote:

> Is there any way in TeX to print a literal backslash?
> For example
>         c:\subd1\subsubd1

In TeX and LaTeX:

This is a $\backslash$ (backslash).

This is a {\tt\char`\\} (backslash).

In LaTeX, also

This is a \textbackslash{} (backslash).

So, for example,




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