Email address with leading or trailing space is not accepted by web subscribe.

Bug #745432 reported by Mark Sapiro on 2011-03-30
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GNU Mailman
Low
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

If an address is entered on the web listinfo subscribe form with a leading or trailing space, it is rejected with the message "The email address you supplied is not valid. (E.g. it must contain an '@'.)". This is confusing to the user who looks at the address and sees it does contain an '@' and appears valid.

Leading and trailing whitespace should be stripped from the address entry.

Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2011-03-30
Changed in mailman:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2012-06-15
Changed in mailman:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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