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Bug #13362 function wordwrap bug
Submitted: 2001-09-18 07:33 UTC Modified: 2002-01-04 14:41 UTC
From: herveseignole at yahoo dot fr Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: Strings related
PHP Version: 4.0.4pl1 OS: Linux Mandrake 8.0
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2001-09-18 07:33 UTC] herveseignole at yahoo dot fr
$text="A very long woooooooooooord.";
$newtext=wordwrap($text,8," ",1);
echo "$newtext\n";
A very long woooooooooooo rd.
A very long wooooooo ooooord.
php 4.0.4pl1


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 [2001-10-20 22:25 UTC]
Reproduced with PHP 4.1.0RC1

 [2001-10-21 05:06 UTC]
4.2.0dev shows:
A very long woooooooooooor d.
 [2002-01-04 14:40 UTC]
this current behavior is correct. wordwrap() will only cut a word when it is, by itself, longer than the line length. whenever it can cut the line between words, it does.

it is easier to see what is going on using:

$text="A very long woooooooooooord.";
echo wordwrap($text, 8, "|", 1);

which prints:

A very|long|wooooooo|ooooord.
 [2002-01-04 14:41 UTC]
oops, meant to flag as bogus, since this is not a bug.
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