[whatwg] Web Forms 2.0 Substantive - Section 2.1.2

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Jun 24 08:32:00 PDT 2004

On Wed, 23 Jun 2004, Mark Schenk wrote:
> # If the author specified step is too small for the UA to handle (for
> # example, 1e-9999999 would probably underflow most implementations)
> # then the UA should treat the value as any.
> However, given that explanation, you could also define step as any number
> >=0 and define step="0" to be the same as step="any". You could even drop
> the "any" this way, although many authors might find it easier to
> understand than step="0".

Yeah, I think an explicit step="any" is better than a special-case number.

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