OLD FORM PROCESSING: obsolete but of some interest

Enter and Submit                        
e.g.1000 Legal values: 1. , 1.1 , 12345678 , 12345.67 , 123456.7 , 1234567. NOT legal: .9 , 1x , 123456789, 1234.567 pattern="[0-9]{1,8}([\.][0-9]{0,2})?" means: 1 to 8 digits that can be 0 thru 9 OR 1 to 5 digits that can be 0 thru 9 PLUS an optional decimal '?' meanss the whole zip is optional e.g.Hermione Legal values: Aa , Aaaaaaa NOT legal: A , A2 , + pattern="[A-Z][a-z]{1,12}" means: 1 capital letter followed by 1-12 lower-case letters e.g.Social Security # pattern='\d{3}[\-]\d{2}[\-]\d{4}' e.g.Zip pattern='\d{3}[\-]\d{3}[\-]\d{4}' e.g. E-mail type="email"