If anything, I would either: 1. Validate the domain has an MX record and not worry about the user name or 2. Not accept the email address until I received a reply from it Oren ----- Oren Levin, Web Developer olevin at audible.com, 973.837.2811 Give the gift of audio - http://www.audible.com/giftcenter -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Chris W. Parker Sent: Monday, June 16, 2003 4:53 PM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: RE: [thelist] REGEX: Tip- A regex library Oren Levin <mailto:lists at pinetree.net> wrote: > Too bad all of the email regex examples fail RFC 822: Not trying to be sarcastic at all, but since I'm not very good at regex do you think you can provide a proper solution? Thanks, Chris. -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ Evolt.org conference in London, July 25-27 2003. Register today at http://evolt.org.uk For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !