>David Blomstrom <david_blomstrom@stripped> wrote on 07/14/2004 10:16:41
> > I was just curious how most of you do it. Do you just
> > dump in your text, or do you go to extra lengths to
> > make sure each paragraph begins on a new line in your
> > database? Whay code do you use for line breaks, so it
> > looks neat when you preview your source code on a web
> > page?
Personally, I don't go to extra lengths to insert those newlines. Mostly
because I have to sometimes move data from MySQL to a tab-delimetd text
file, and those extra linefeeds can cause problems.
If you want to do it, here's the how-to:
Insert this character combination: /n/r
Example ISNERT Query:
INSERT INTO my_table VALUES ('This is the 1st line<BR>/n/rThis is the 2nd');
Later on, when it's read from the database an put on a web page, the "view
source" would look like:
This is the 1st line<BR>
This is the 2nd
Hope this helps. God bless!
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