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CGI::Untaint::email - validate an email address

CGI::Untaint::email(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation CGI::Untaint::email(3pm)

NAME

CGI::Untaint::email - validate an email address

SYNOPSIS

  use CGI::Untaint;
  my $handler = CGI::Untaint->new($q->Vars);
  my $email = $handler->extract(-as_email => 'emailaddress');

DESCRIPTION

CGI::Untaint::email input handler verifies that it is a valid RFC2822 mailbox format.
The resulting value will be a Mail::Address instance.

AUTHOR

Tatsuhiko Miyagawa <miyagawa@bulknews.net>
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

SEE ALSO

CGI::Untaint, Email::Valid
2001-10-29 perl v5.20.2