[thelist] Outlook not satisfied with wordwrap() (PHP)?

Ben Phillips ben at inchima.com
Wed Jun 26 04:21:01 CDT 2002

> To all who have some experience with sending email with PHP
> I've tested and tried and googled for the last two days, to
> no avail... am I just waisting my time?
> A PHP newsletter script is pulling text from a DB and wraps it
> with   $newtext = wordwrap( $text,76,"\r\n" );

you only need the "\n" not "\r\n", iirc.

i do the following on all text before sending it in an email, ensuring
line breaks are \n and not \r\n or \r.

  $text = ereg_replace("\r\n","\n",$text);
  $text = ereg_replace("\r","\n",$text);


More information about the thelist mailing list