[texhax] Hacking \circleddash

Philip G. Ratcliffe philipratcliffe at tiscali.it
Thu Jul 1 17:46:24 CEST 2004

> My attempt to hack a 'standard state' symbol which
> looks like a circle with a horizontal line thru it
> it would only ever be used as a superscript in math mode
> is not great, even downright poor ... see \notzero below
>
> ideally a hack of the AMS symbol \circleddash with a
> smaller circle and/or a longer line
> would fit the bill.  The closest I have found in the
> Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List
> is \minuso in the stmaryrd package which I do not want
> to use ...
>
> So how does one redefine \circleddash to suit?