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

Rajkumar,

simple_format(text) – http://api.rubyonrails.org/classes/ActionView/Helpers/TextHelper.html#M001751

/Lasse

i have use tiny mce and by using this it is creating code <p> 1st line
</p>
<p> 2nd line </p>
and it is showing accordingly..

thanks