[OSM-dev] OSM registration thinks a valid mail is not valid

Erik Johansson emj at kth.se
Sun Feb 8 21:45:51 GMT 2009


On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 9:38 PM, Eddy Petrișor <eddy.petrisor at gmail.com> wrote:
> What is worse is that it refused an email address containing the "+"
> character (ignore the spaces, I added them now):
>
> eddy.petrisor+osmbot @ gmail.com

Works for me, I'm not using an gmail.com address though... I usually
try to enter  "# ()[]\;:,<>@example.com" which is a sane address,
sadly almost no one understands that the only way to check an email is
 to send an email to the address rather than checking whether it works
or not.

/Erik




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