At 01:11 PM 12/9/2001 -0500, William F. Hammond wrote:
>The problem is that \verb may not be used inside the argument of a
>command (as explained in Lamport's book).  Instead one may use
>\texttt{}, taking care to refer to special characters by their
>symbolic names, i.e., names like \textgreater, \textasciitilde, ...

This sounds like a great solution.  Where are these names defined?
I am looking for the equivalent of \textcircumflex.  Does it exist?

-- jos