Is it possible to use a single script to generate a
page consisting of a form and a text field; submission
of the form is processed by same script(which involve interaction
with server) and then results is displayed on the text
field on the same page dynamically? The results will
accumulate on the same text box after each submission.
Normally this will be done using two scripts, one for
the form and one to process the request and generate results.
Can anyone tell me if what I have in mind is possible and
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