[Slackbuilds-users] website direction requests

Erik Hanson erik at slackbuilds.org
Sat Jul 8 00:15:28 UTC 2006

On Jul 07, 2006, at  7:51 PM, Alan Hicks wrote:

> Ezra Free wrote:
> > another question for everyone, do we want to require a valid email
> > for uploads? php can check an email address to make sure it
> > actually exists by checking the MX record, and of course can check
> > it's formatted properly as well.
> You can't determine that an e-mail address is valid by checking MX
> records.

You should be able to check the domain, not the user. Anyway I
doubt this is necessary.. 

> As far as whether we require a valid e-mail address, I don't know what
> the point of that would be.

It's probably a really good idea to have an e-mail address attached to
a submission, for support, if we need to contact that person for any

I am not an Atomic Playboy.

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