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In org-mode when I type following example code:

#+begin_src python
def main(*args):
    from brownie import network, project
#+end_src

it will be previewed as, equivalent for Code Sample in markdown: enter image description here


Would it be possible to achieve this for a singe for word or line LIKE_THIS code sample inside of a line:


Test Hello World Doo Test.

On the other hand preview of org mode: ![enter image description here


When I try following LIKE_THIS in the org mode I see following in the preview: enter image description here


I have tried following which did not work:

#+begin_src python LIKE_THIS #+end_src

which printed just a new line inside a code piece:

enter image description here

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  • I don't understand your question. When you refer to a 'preview', are you talking about exporting the file? If so, to what format: pdf, html, something else?
    – Tyler
    Commented Oct 20, 2021 at 16:33
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    The markup for inline source code is src_<language>{<body>}, i.e., src_python{LIKE_THIS}
    – Tyler
    Commented Oct 20, 2021 at 16:34
  • @Tyler Format could be pdf or ex: README.org file's view on the github.
    – alper
    Commented Oct 20, 2021 at 19:55

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Markup for generic code in Org is either =code= or ~code~. If you want to execute that code, then src_python{print("Hello, world")}, and you can C-c C-c on that line, and it will evaluate and print the results within that sentence. See more at https://orgmode.org/manual/Structure-of-Code-Blocks.html

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  • ~code~ was excatly what I was looking for
    – alper
    Commented Oct 22, 2021 at 12:04

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