Regex: Mar. 29th UUG Meeting

Matthew Walker rorith at
Wed Mar 21 10:59:38 MDT 2007

On Wed, March 21, 2007 10:36 am, Daniel wrote:
> Would this catch my FULL work address webmaster at
> -Daniel
> On 3/21/07, Von Fugal <von at> wrote:
>> * 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.

No, it wouldn't. I'd reccomend this improvement:


Not positive if the + and . need to be escaped in a character range, but it can't hurt.

Also, this won't IP addresses. But it should do a better job than the original. :)

Matthew Walker
Kydance Hosting & Consulting
LAMP Specialist

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