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so... i'm trying to remove all carriage returns in the input i get from GET, and am trying to replace them with three dots... however, this never seems to work... i'm still getting carriage returns... here's my script... any ideas as to what's wrong?: <?php $asdf = str_replace("%0D%0A","...",$_GET['text']); print $asdf; ?> <form method="GET" action="atest02.php"> <textarea rows="7" name="text" cols="29"></textarea> <input type="submit" value="Submit"> <input type="reset" value="Reset"> </form><p>...

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    Default replacing carriage returns?

    so... i'm trying to remove all carriage returns in the input i get
    from GET, and am trying to replace them with three dots...

    however, this never seems to work... i'm still getting carriage
    returns...

    here's my script... any ideas as to what's wrong?:

    <?php

    $asdf = str_replace("%0D%0A","...",$_GET['text']);
    print $asdf;

    ?>
    <form method="GET" action="atest02.php">
    <textarea rows="7" name="text" cols="29"></textarea>
    <input type="submit" value="Submit">
    <input type="reset" value="Reset">
    </form><p>
    yawnmoth Guest

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    Default Re: replacing carriage returns?

    "yawnmoth" <terra1024> wrote in message
    news:c5t6qv8l81jt4ofso3lecvgca5ibhpgn9b4ax.com...
    > so... i'm trying to remove all carriage returns in the input i get
    > from GET, and am trying to replace them with three dots...
    >
    > however, this never seems to work... i'm still getting carriage
    > returns...
    >
    > here's my script... any ideas as to what's wrong?:
    >
    > <?php
    >
    > $asdf = str_replace("%0D%0A","...",$_GET['text']);
    > print $asdf;
    >
    > ?>
    > <form method="GET" action="atest02.php">
    > <textarea rows="7" name="text" cols="29"></textarea>
    > <input type="submit" value="Submit">
    > <input type="reset" value="Reset">
    > </form><p>
    >
    Instead of the character codes, use escape sequences. Carriage Return is \r
    and New Line is \n.

    Something like this:
    $asdf = str_replace("\r","...",$_GET['text']);



    jn Guest

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