On Sun, 29 Jun 1997, Vladimir Volovich wrote:

> > > Just curious? Why isn't there a command \textcommercial for producing @?
> > Oops! I meant \textcommercialat.
> And why not just type `@' to produce this symbol? In most cases it has
> category 12 and is present in the font (at the right position).

As you say: in most cases...