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Bug 907 - UserMailer() function revision to allow for parameters in the form "name (..) <emailaddress>"
UserMailer() function revision to allow for parameters in the form "name (..)...
Status: CLOSED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
1.5.x
All All
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: T. Gries
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Depends on:
Blocks: 1932 454
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Reported: 2004-11-18 03:42 UTC by T. Gries
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description T. Gries 2004-11-18 03:42:24 UTC
UserMailer() function revision to allow for parameters in the form "name (..)
<emailaddress>"

Currently, the function UserMailer() does only allow to pass parameters of the
form "emailaddress" but not "name (..)  <emailaddress>.

The reasons are i.a. a mal-function of the used php mail() function, when a
fully quoted-Printable string qp("name (..) <emailaddress>") is passed to php
mail() function, where it appears to work only with "qp("names (..)")
<emailaddress>".

I propose and will change UserMailer() accordingly to fit both requirements, the
old form (address only) and the "name <emailaddress>" form by using the
wfQuotedPrintable() function for those partial strings which need this.

UserMailer can then be used as the one and only emailer (for Special:emailuser,
"I forgot my password" and of course, Enotif).
Comment 1 T. Gries 2004-12-11 21:51:38 UTC
(comment: confirmed !)
Comment 2 T. Gries 2004-12-19 08:53:24 UTC
-- implemented in CVS 1.5

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