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Re: [vox-tech] latex question



i'm not home right now, so i can't test it, but just thinking out
loud...

doesn't \char93 get digested in latex's gullet and become the same kind
of token that [ would become?

did that make any sense?

pete


begin Mark K. Kim <markslist@cbreak.org> 
> I'm home now.  It's: <drumroll...>
> 
>    \char93
> 
> The "XXX" is actually decimal, with a varying width, although octal may
> work if you stick in a leading zero.
> 
> -Mark
> 
> On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> 
> > I'm not sitting in front of my computer, but there's a command to print
> > the character by its ASCII code.  I think it's something like \charXXX,
> > where XXX is the octal number (of all things...) of the ASCII code.  I
> > found the command in the TeXbook somewhere if you can find it... otherwise
> > I'll post a follow up when I get home (I have it written down somewhere.)
> >
> > -Mark
> >
> > On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> >
> > > how does one stick a ']' within the \item[] of a description
> > > environment?
> > >
> > > like:
> > >
> > >
> > > \begin{description}
> > >
> > > 	\item[int function(int variable[])]
> > > 	This function does amazing and wonderous things.
> > >
> > > \end{description}
> > >
> > >
> > > pete
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