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Re: Regex to check for very large negative numbers

by BillKSmith (Curate)
on Feb 21, 2013 at 23:01 UTC ( #1020018=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Regex to check for very large negative numbers

I recommend a regex that tests for a valid pattern (as defined by your device documentation) anchored at the start of the string. (e.g. /^-?\d{5,}\.\d*/)

Bill


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