Learning XML

Errata for Learning XML

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page 16
Under the section "Keep it Simple", second paragraph, second sentence

"...there will more and cheaper programs.." NOW READS: "...there will be more and cheaper programs.."

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2006
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Page 44
second paragraph up from the bottom.

http://www.apache.org/fop NOW READS: http://xml.apache.org/fop

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 59
next to last example

push down <emphasis>gently<emphasis> on the stalks NOW READS: push down <emphasis>gently</emphasis> on the stalks

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 62
example at bottom of page

</flavor:chewy> NOW READS: </flavor:chewy-center>

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 78
First paragraph

"Is there are role for the building..." NOW READS: "Is there a role for the building..."

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 83
Last sentence before the XML and Databases title

/usr/passwd NOW READS: /etc/passwd

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 84
1st paragraph, 2nd sentence

This can be cumbersome because data is stored in separate rows of a table, and it make take several queries to reach the right data point. NOW READS: This can be cumbersome because data is stored in separate rows of a table, and it may take several queries to reach the right data point.

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 94
very last word on page

"langauge" NOW READS "language"

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2006
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Page 103
last paragraph in the section Complex Data

http://www.dessci.com/support/tutorials/mathml/default.stm NOW READS: http://www.dessci.com/en/support/tutorials/mathml/

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 137
postalcode element definition

<xs:element name="postalcode"/> NOW READS: <xs:element name="postalcode">

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 138
definition for element "name"

<xs:complextype> NOW READS: <xs:complexType>

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 150
middle of code at top section

Stray ">" HAS BEEN DELETED.

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2006
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Page 161
second and third sections of code

In the second section, the closing tag for Yup, found a body NOW READS </report> instead of </assert> . Similarly, in the third section, the closing tag for Plenty of sections, so I'm Happy NOW READS </report> instead of </assert>

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2006
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Page 182
3rd paragraph, 1st sentence

"Another way to examine the context of an element is to look its siblings." NOW READS: "Another way to examine the context of an element is to look at its siblings."

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 185
Figure 5-9, last line in the second gray box

"font-sive" should read: "font-size"

Anonymous   
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Page 204
Last paragraph, last line

"... are the subjects of the next two chapters." NOW READS: "... are the subjects of chapters 7 and 8."

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 264
2nd to last paragraph

"Widow and orphan settings for paragraphs are only applicable then the" NOW READS: "Widow and orphan settings for paragraphs are only applicable when the"

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 278
2nd paragraph in Flows section

"The formatter takes these flow objects and places them into pages according the layout..." NOW READS: "The formatter takes these flow objects and places them into pages according to the layout..."

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
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Page 332
Last paragraph before example 10-1

"Let us look an example..." NOW READS: "Let us look at an example..."

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2005
Printed
Page 361
last paragraph on the page.

http://www.hut.fi/~jkorpela/chars.html NOW READS: http://www.cs.tut.fi/%7Ejkorpela/chars.html 369, under RELAX NG http://www.oasis-open.org/committee/relax-ng NOW READS: http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/tc_home.php?wg_abbrev=relax-ng

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004
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Page 364
half way down the page

In Appendix A.2, The author of the book Definitive XML Schema is _Priscilla_ Walmsley, not Patricia Walmsley.

Anonymous   
Printed
Page 369
under Schematron

http://ascc/xml/resource/schematron/schematron.htm/ NOW READS: http://www.ascc.net/xml/resource/schematron/

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2004