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[Bug 12220] Make sure rules for parsing a float are the same in HTML and in Javascript specifications

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--- Comment #2 from Mounir Lamouri <mounir.lamouri@gmail.com> 2011-03-02 17:28:42 UTC ---
And at step 12, sub-step 2, we have to go to /conversion/ if the character at
/position/ isn't in [0-9]. It seems like a mistake given that we are skipping
step 13.
That would make these two strings being parsed differently: "1.e5" and "1.0e5".
The former would be converted to the number "1" and the later would be parsed
to the number "100000".

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