Regex: Mar. 29th UUG Meeting

Von Fugal von at fugal.net
Wed Mar 21 10:13:45 MDT 2007


* Scott Paul Robertson [Tue, 20 Mar 2007 at 20:02 -0600]
> the end, you'll be able to understand what
> "(\w+@[a-zA-Z_]+?\.[a-zA-Z]{2,6})" means and why you would care.

It means someone is filtering email addy's in _exactly_ the way I hate!
'+' has always been a valid character for the first portion of an email
address, as well as '.' and some others.

([\w.+]+ at ...) would catch the most common.

Von Fugal
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