How to enter an email address

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at
Sat Oct 9 14:02:25 BST 2010

On Saturday 09 October 2010, Christoph Feck wrote:
> On Friday 08 October 2010 20:37:04 Rolf Eike Beer wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I was just wondering if there is a simple _and_ correct solution
> > for an "enter an email address" widget. In KGpg I use a simple
> > KLineEdit and
> I think the simplest is probably using QRegExpValidator. Google
> should know a correct "email regexp".

I suggest reading "I Knew How To Validate An Email Address Until I Read 
The RFC"

Afterward you will hopefully agree that you should use what our experts 
in this field provide in kdepimlibs instead of trying to come up with a 
suboptimal solution involving a regular expression.

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