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Re^4: Practical e-mail address validation (flexes)by tye (Sage)
|on Sep 13, 2008 at 18:20 UTC||Need Help??|
You appear to mean "directly before the @". Thanks for the clarification. Email::Valid::Loose further clarifies:
Email::Valid::Loose is a subclass of Email::Valid, which allows . (dot) before @ (at-mark). It is invalid in RFC822, but is commonly used in some of mobile phone addresses in Japan (like docomo.ne.jp or jp-t.ne.jp).
So the items identified so far: