ok so here is quick snippit of my code where the code in question is

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PHP Code:
<?php  <span class="style1"><?php

                        $message 
nl2br($gettopic3['post']);

                        
$b = new BBCode();
$b->selection nl2br($message);
$b->parseCode();

echo 
nl2br($b->parsed);?></span></td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td  align="right" valign="bottom">


<form action="index.php?page=reply&forum=<?php echo $forum?>&id=<? echo
$forumpostid ?>" method="post">
        <input name="quote" type="hidden" value="<? echo $gettopic3['postid']; ?>" />
       <input name="submit" type="submit" value="quote" />
</form></td>
    </tr>
  </table></td>
</tr>


<?php
}

$getreplies "Select * from forumtutorial_posts where parentid='$forumpostid' ORDER BY showtime $max"//getting replies

$getreplies2 mysql_query($getreplies) or die(mysql_error() .
            
"Could not get replies");

while (
$getreplies3 mysql_fetch_array($getreplies2))
{

?>
<tr class='mainrow'><td height="119" valign='top'><div align="center"> <strong><a href='/members/<? echo
$getreplies3['author']; ?>'><? echo
            
$getreplies3['author'?></a></strong> <?php $result mysql_query("SELECT * FROM useronline WHERE(user='" .
$getreplies3['author'] . "')");
            while (
$row mysql_fetch_array($result))
            {

                        
$last_active time() - $row['timestamp'];
            }

            echo (
$last_active 300) ? '<img src="http://www.runningprofiles.com/images/useron.gif" width="12" height="11" />' '<img src="http://www.runningprofiles.com/images/useroff.gif" width="12" height="11" />'
         
?></div>
  <p align="center">
  <?
            $query 
"SELECT * FROM users WHERE Username = '" $getreplies3['author'] .
                        
"' LIMIT 1";
            if (
$result mysql_query($query))
            {
                        if (
mysql_num_rows($result))
                        {
                                    
$array mysql_fetch_assoc($result);
                                    
$image $array['image'];
                                    
$postnum $array['post_count'];

                                    echo 
"<img src=\"http://www.runningprofiles.com/members/images/mini/$image\" border=\"1\"  />"?><br />
<span class="style7"> Posts: <?php echo $postnum?> </span>
<p> <?
                        
}
            } 
?>
</p></td>
<td valign='top'>
  <table width="100%" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0">
    <tr>
      <td width="3%" rowspan="2"><div align="center"><img src="http://www.runningprofiles.com/images/posted.jpg" alt="foot" width="17" height="33" /></div></td>
      <td width="97%"><a href='index.php?page=message&amp;forum=<? echo $forum?>&amp;id=<? echo
$gettopic3[postid?>'><strong>RE: <? echo
$gettopic3[title?></strong></a></td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td><span class="style7">Replied
          <? $dbtime $getreplies3['showtime'];
            
$time date("F j Y, g:i a"$dbtime);

            
$time date("F j, Y, g:i a"$dbtime);
            
gettheTime($dbtime$time);
?>
      </span></td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td rowspan="4">&nbsp;</td>
      <td><hr color="#043050" /></td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td align="left" valign="top"></td>    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td height="27"   align="right" valign="bottom">
        <div align="left">
        <span class="style1"><?php

                        $message 
nl2br($getreplies3['post']);
$b = new BBCode();
$b->selection nl2br($message);
$b->parseCode();

echo 
nl2br($b->parsed);?></span>

            </div></td>
    </tr>
    <tr>
      <td height="28"   align="right" valign="bottom">?>
As you can see i have 2 codes with
Code: [Select]
PHP Code:
<?php

                        $message 
nl2br($getreplies3['post']);
$b = new BBCode();
$b->selection nl2br($message);
$b->parseCode();

echo 
nl2br($b->parsed);?>
the topone outputs the bbcode fine.. in this case bold im trying out. but for some reason the second time i run this code for the replies to the topic the bbcode is not outputted even though the code is mirrored ... why is this??