How to put formatted, highlighted code in a WordPress post

I found two complementary plugins that enable me to put highlighted formatted code in a WordPress page or post. Here’s an example of what they do:

[sourcecode language="python"]
# Plot flux at continuum boundary
pylab.figure()
pylab.hold(True)

pylab.plot(nd_times, Jl_BD, 'b-', label="Flux from BD simulation")
pylab.plot(nd_times, Jl_BD+Jl_BD_std, 'b.', label="Flux from BD simulation")
pylab.plot(nd_times, Jl_BD-Jl_BD_std, 'b.', label="Flux from BD simulation")
[/sourcecode]

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