I need some help with a regexp please

Ant antroy at gmail.com
Fri Sep 22 08:33:07 EDT 2006

John Machin wrote:
> Ant wrote:
> > John Machin wrote:
> > ...
> > > A little more is unfortunately not enough. The best advice you got was
> > > to use an existing e-mail address validator.
> >
> > We got bitten by this at the last place I worked - we were using a
> > regex email validator (from Microsoft IIRC)
> Oh, sorry for the abbreviation. "use" implies "source from believedly
> reliable s/w source; test; then deploy" :-)

I actually meant that we got bitten by using a regex validator, not by
using an existing one. Though we did get bitten by an existing one, and
it being from Microsoft we should have known better ;-)

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