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Answer: How can I split a line close to a certain length, but on a word boundary?

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Apr 21, 2000 at 20:12 UTC ( #8392=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > strings > How can I split a line on word boundaries closest to a certain length? - Answer contributed by chromatic

The Text::Wrap module might prove useful to you. Your code might look like this:
use Text::Wrap qw(wrap 140 'wrap'); @strings = split/\n\n/, wrap($text);

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