# R: [texhax] \newcommand

Philip G. Ratcliffe philipratcliffe at tiscali.it
Fri Sep 26 03:04:03 CEST 2003

> None of the suggestions worked for me. I don't know what is the matter
> with
> the code. BUT this does work:

Well, I assure you they do work.

Note that your

> \def\mybox(#1,#2){%

requires

> \mybox(72,Zn)

while the original

\newcommand{\mybox}[2]{%

requires

\mybox{72}{Zn}

This is the only difference.

Cheers,  Phil