Bug 563 - bugzilla needs more sanity checking of the email addresses
Summary: bugzilla needs more sanity checking of the email addresses
Alias: None
Product: Bugzilla
Classification: Community
Component: Bugzilla General
Version: 2.1rC
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low vote
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1998-12-22 22:16 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-04-22 20:19:28 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 1998-12-22 22:16:03 UTC
the user addition code needs to at least do a lookup of the
host name to see if it exists before it tries to add the

Comment 1 Need Real Name 1999-02-19 19:23:59 UTC
added changes to lose any spaces that were accidentally inserted into
email addresses (see bug #1223).  while this wasn't really a bug, and
has code to explicitly deny email addresses with spaces in them, it
was a simple thing to add.

Comment 2 Need Real Name 1999-03-22 14:26:59 UTC
Backed out changed for #1223 because it was causing "oddities" that it
shouldn't have.  I choose the lesser of two evils.

Comment 3 Anonymous 1999-04-22 20:19:59 UTC
This is just too difficult to do; there's no concrete way to ensure
that hostnames exist with DNS servers going up and down all the time.

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