Understanding the Linux Kernel

Errata for Understanding the Linux Kernel

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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".

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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
Other Digital Version
144
1st paragraph just below the Figure 4-3

... an interrupt handler must never block, that is, no process switch can take place __until__ an interrupt handler is running. "place until an" should now read "place while an"

Anonymous    Jul 01, 2008
Printed
Page 144
1st paragraph just below the Figure 4-3

... an interrupt handler must never block, that is, no process switch can take place __until__ an interrupt handler is running. "place until an" should now read "place while an"

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2008
Other Digital Version
329
the third line to the last of the code piece following 3rd paragraph

Replaced the two lines while (i--) SetPageSlab(page++); with the following two lines: while (--i >= 0) SetPageSlab(page+i);

Anonymous    Jul 01, 2008
Printed
Page 329
the third line to the last of the code piece following 3rd paragraph

Replaced the two lines while (i--) SetPageSlab(page++); with the following two lines: while (--i >= 0) SetPageSlab(page+i);

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2008
Other Digital Version
335
Figure 8-6

"num+osize" should now read "num*osize" ('*' should be the multiplication cross operator)

Anonymous    Jul 01, 2008
Printed
Page 335
Figure 8-6

"num+osize" should now read "num*osize" ('*' should be the multiplication cross operator)

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2008
Other Digital Version
336
1st line of last paragraph

"also sport" should now read "also include"

Anonymous    Jul 01, 2008
Printed
Page 336
1st line of last paragraph

"also sport" should now read "also include"

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2008