I often have a need to create LaTeX comments that span multiple lines. Of course you can create single line comments in LaTeX using the percent character like this:
% this is a comment
But I want to be able to create LaTeX comments that go on for multiple lines. Fortunately, if you know that you're supposed to include the
verbatim package, this is pretty easy.
LaTeX multiline comments example
The first step is to include the verbatim package, like this: