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Re: Definition of a replaced element

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2007 10:35:52 +0100
To: Martijn <martijn.martijn@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tmf4x2jd64w2qv@id-c0020>

On Wed, 17 Jan 2007 15:13:01 +0100, Martijn <martijn.martijn@gmail.com>  
> So <object> isn't a replaced element in this example when svg is not  
> supported?
> <object data="test.svg" type="image/svg+xml"><span
> style="display:block;">text</span></object>

It's not.

> When the content of an element isn't rendered by the CSS formatter,
> then it automatically means it is a replaced element then?

I can't really cite any examples that would suggest the contrary...

> I'm trying to find a definition of what a CSS formatter is, where can
> I find more information about this term?

I think the CSS 2.1 specification is the best you can get :-)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 20 January 2007 09:36:02 UTC

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