This PHP class extracts real name and email address from email address header.
It is optimised to process both single and multiple email address headers.
This class was nominated for INNOVATION AWARD (September 2012) at
Copyright 2012-2014 Peter Kahl (www.colossalmind.com)
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1.2.2 ..... 2014-11-19
Changed license to Apache License, Version 2.0.
1.2.1 ..... 2014-02-06
Clean up for strict PHP standards.
1.2.0 ..... 2013-11-05
Added method to extract email address. Bug fix.
1.1.2 ..... 2013-10-29
Added stripping of quotation marks from addresses such as
Added some names to name dictionary.
1.1.1 ..... 2013-10-21
Added ability to extract from addresses such as
"user firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>".
1.1.0 ..... 2013-10-21
Added ability to decode encoded header string such as
1.0.2 ..... 2012-11-29
Fixed typo where _ should have been - (hyphen) on line 58.
1.0.1 ..... 2012-11-02
Added link to repo on GitHub.
Renamed the class from "colossal_mind_extract_name_from_email_address"
1.0.0 ..... 2012-05-29