Per Jessen wrote:
> Occasionally I'd like to do something like this:
> whitelist_from_rcvd * /^smtp[0-9]+\.orange\.fr$/

One problem.. That involves a regex, but whitelist_from is a "regular
user" config option.

In general, regular expressions are intentionally not used in "regular
user" options due to the potential for a to possibly exploit the system.
(this is why user_prefs can't contain rules unless you define

So, SA actually went out of its way to prevent that from being allowed.