Re: [php-49] regex name validators

From: David M.
Sent on: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 5:28 PM

Pretty sure you can't.  You can't whitelist all possible names(!) nor blacklist due mainly to there not being a "standard" for spelling names :-)

Is there any other identifier you can use that will make you feel 'better' about the user? Email, maybe (as it can be validated)?

My 2 cents,
David Malouf

On Feb 20,[masked]:03 PM, "Bhupendra Acharya" <[address removed]> wrote:

How do i restrict the user from providing first name or last name as  'aabbacc' or any other kind of fake style in the registration form?
Bhupendra Acharya

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