I hope this isn't too far off topic -

I have a regex for validating email addresses -

if (empty($useremail) || !eregi("^([A-Za-z0-9\.\_-])+@([A-Za-z0-9\_-])+\.
([A-Za-z]{2,3})+$", $useremail))

Notice the {2,3} which is supposed to limit the last part to 2 or 3
letters, but I have been testing this and
it allows as many letters as I put in there, but not 1 only.
What's wrong?
Also, when using eregi do I need to specify A-Za-z or just a-z, since it is

Chip Wiegand
Computer Services
Simrad, Inc

"There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home."
     --Ken Olson, president, chairman and founder of Digital Equipment
Corporation, 1977
 (They why do I have 9? Somebody help me!)

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