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Re: [CSS21] text-decoration on replaced elements that "contain text"

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2006 00:22:28 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0601090020160.9516@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 6 Jan 2006, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> What's the correct behavior of "text-decoration:underline" on something like a
> <input type="button" value="This is text">?  CSS2.1 says:

...that it doesn't define which properties apply to form controls and
# frames, or how CSS can be used to style them. User agents may apply
# CSS properties to these elements. Authors are recommended to treat
# such support as experimental.

(CSS2.1 section 3.2.)

We're waiting for implementation experience. Just like we have been every 
other time you've asked us how CSS applies to form controls in the past 
couple of years. :-)

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