# [R] [OT] Typesetting / highlighting R code in Latex

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Sun Apr 6 20:44:22 CEST 2008

On 6 April 2008 at 10:40, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
| Using Latex and the beamer class, I would like to highlight code snippets.
| Does anybody know a suitable 'preprocessor' or 'filter' for R (and/or C/C++)
| code ?
|
| I have been including it in simple \begin{verbatim} ... \end{verbatim} and I
| know there is a better way -- in fact I saw it used a while back in some
| package I looked at.  And I didn't write that down...
|
| What I am looking for is the basic equivalent of 'everything in verbatim'
| plus the ability to hightlight certain parts to stress the points I'd like to
| make.
|
| There must be something.  Pointers would be greatly appreciated!

The listing class was what I was looking for -- thanks for the quick off-list
reply.  Basic synopis of listing is eg here
http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Packages/Listings

Dirk

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