Displaying contnet

hi all,

i am using text filed to store the database using textarea. i have
entered the data line by line. while displaying also i want to display
the content line by line but when i gave like this record.methodname
itts giving in a single line

how to do this


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2010/3/27 Rajkumar S. [email protected]

i have use tiny mce and by using this it is creating code

1st line

2nd line

and it is showing accordingly..