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    I was just wondering if anyone else had seen something like this occur before...

    http://www.webdesignforums.net/showt...5291#post85291

    ...and perhaps if we could use some kind of word wrapping to keep it from stretching out the layout.
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    I had a plan for the code tags to fix them. The PHP tags are far harder due to PHP's absolutely horrible code-coloring function. I might try to implement a fix later.
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    On another note, why is that code breaking the thread? I've seen that happen once before.

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    what do you mean breaking the thread?

    All the other posts are in the middle.

    If you mean why does it do that anyway, its because the code tags do not make new lines unless you put them in yourself.
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    ...which makes sense, too, because it could wreak a copy-paste job.
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    Oh wow... i didn't notice... the thread was so wide. I definitely think it's a problem for a post to have the ability to do that to the layout

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    on posts that do that us mods should edit the code.
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    Better yet, everybody should follow the standard 80-char line limit (although HTML sucks for whitespace usage because whitespace actually does something).
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    I would have normally followed some kind of spacing logic, but I wanted to show how the spaces weren't to be between the tags, and that was the only way I could do it so the code could be copied and pasted without editing.
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    you can do a break inside the < and > without any white-space problems.


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