Mja, that's not my intention, in that case I also could use nl2br... Why does this problem exists? And why does it work with <pre>? Is this a PHP problem or more a HTML problem?
Robert Cummings wrote: > > On Fri, 2009-05-15 at 07:03 -0700, PHPScriptor wrote: >> Hello, >> >> How do you guys handle this "problem". >> >> Just a form with a textarea. When I use enters in the textarea it's saved >> to >> the db like this: >> >> database: >> "first line >> second line" >> >> when I edit the value in the form: >> "first line >> second line" >> >> when I output the value to html: >> "first linesecond line" (unless I use nl2br()) >> >> Is there a way that I could save it to the db that will work for db, >> output >> and edit without using any other function like nl2br? > > Not to the DB, but it should respect newlines if you wrap it in > <pre></pre> tags. > > Cheers, > Rob. > -- > http://www.interjinn.com > Application and Templating Framework for PHP > > > -- > PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) > To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php > > > ----- visit my website at http://www.phpscriptor.com/ http://www.phpscriptor.com/ -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/textarea-new-line-to-mysql-database-tp23560478p23560765.html Sent from the PHP - General mailing list archive at Nabble.com. -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php