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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-29315

Case of Emails should be properly handled

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      As per RFC 2821
      The local-part of a mailbox MUST BE treated as case sensitive. Therefore, SMTP implementations MUST take care to preserve the case of mailbox local-parts. Mailbox domains are not case sensitive. In particular, for some hosts the user "smith" is different from the user "Smith".

      Moodle should handle email in a similar way, i.e the domain part (after @) should be case-insensitive and local part (before @) should be case-sensitive. At present Moodle uses simple "=" matches for emails in most location which needs to be updated to use above mentioned format.

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              ankit_frenz Ankit Agarwal
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              Andrew Lyons, Dongsheng Cai, Huong Nguyen, Jun Pataleta, Michael Hawkins, Shamim Rezaie, Simey Lameze, Adrian Greeve, Jake Dallimore, Mathew May, Mihail Geshoski, Peter Dias, Sujith Haridasan, Adrian Greeve, Jake Dallimore, Mathew May, Mihail Geshoski, Peter Dias, Sujith Haridasan
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