[whatwg] Alignment of empty buttons

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Sep 5 13:47:12 PDT 2013

On Thu, 5 Sep 2013, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 9/4/13 8:07 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > As far as I can tell, browsers keep treating it as an inline-block box 
> > in those cases.
> OK, that works, I guess.  That does mean that buttons are a replaced 
> element, clearly, though...  Something needs to spell that out.

In what sense?

The definition of "replaced element" here:


...doesn't seem to apply to <button>. The rendering of <button> is very 
much in CSS' scope, no?

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