CSS Cookbook

Errata for CSS Cookbook

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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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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 6
last line before figure 1-4

"visibility: none" NOW READS: "display: none"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 29
paragraph in Discussion, line 2

"The difference between class and type selectors is that selectors..." NOW READS: "The difference between class and type selectors is that type selectors..."

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 34
first paragrah under Discussion

":first-line selectors" NOW READS: ":first-line psuedo-elements"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 36
last line

"Designers refer to the line height as the leading." NOW READS: "Designers notice a similarity to line height and leading"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 43
"See Also"

Says: "...Recipe 3.3 for changing the cursor...". NOW READS: "...Recipe 3.4 for changing the cursor...".

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 45
3rd block of code on page

th { hext-align: left; } NOW READS: th { text-align: left; }

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 49
Figure 2-9

Figure 2-9 previously state that the image is in the upper right corner. It NOW READS upper left corner.

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 50
Discussion, 1st line

"The background-position element" NOW READS: "The background-position property"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 55
first sentence under "See Also", second clause.

"Recipe 10.5 for a hack to fix Internet Explorer for Windows' lack of support for background-fixed;" NOW READS: "Recipe 9.4 for a hack to fix Internet Explorer for Windows' lack of support for background-fixed;"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 58
heading

"Problems" NOW READS: "Problem"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 72
table 3-2, description for "text"

Illustrates that text can be edited; ... NOW READS:: Illustrates that text can be selected; ...

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 77
2nd paragraph

"places a one-pixel border at the bottom of the list item" NOW READS: "places a one-pixel border at the top of the list item"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 80
3.8 Problem, 1st line

"ordered" NOW READS: "unordered"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 91
1st paragraph

"as explained in Recipe 10.2" NOW READS: "as explained in Recipe 9.2"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 92

"http://www.pixy.cz/blogg/clanky/cssnopreloadrollovers/" NOW READS: "http://wellstyled.com/css-nopreload-rollovers.html"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 101
table, Description for "katakana"

"traditional katana system" NOW READS "traditional katakana system"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 105
last line

"{list-style-type: none:}" NOW READS "{list-style-image: none;}"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 114

- Figure reference in first paragraph on page 114: Figure 5-2 NOW READS Figure 5-3. - Figure reference in second paragraph on page 114: Figure 5-3 NOW READS Figure 5-2.

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 114
last para, line 2

"input forms" NOW READS "input fields"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 123
5.6 printed html code

<label for="pname">Password</label> <input type="text" name="uname" id="uname" value="" /><br /> <label for="pname">Remember you?</label> <input type="checkbox" name="recall" id="recall" class="checkbox" /><br /> NOW READS: <label for="pname">Password</label> <input type="text" name="pname" id="pname" value="" /><br /> <label for="recall">Remember you?</label> <input type="checkbox" name="recall" id="recall" class="checkbox" /><br /> Code example 5.06.html <label for="pname">Password</label> <input type="text" name="uname" id="uname" value="" /><br /> NOW READS: <label for="pname">Password</label> <input type="text" name="pname" id="pname" value="" /><br />

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 125
last para

"the :after pseudo-class" NOW READS "the :after pseudo-element"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 128
last para

"change the Submit button's background to green" NOW READS: "change the Submit button's color to green"

Anonymous    Nov 01, 2005
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Page 133
first paragraph (immediately below Figure 5-22)

"while the content inside the cell is aligned to the left, ..." NOW READS: "while the content inside the cell is aligned to the right, ..."

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 202

The paragraph after the "Finishing with the Footer" referenced Figure 8-9. There is no Figure 8-9, and this parenthetical reference to Figure 8-9 HAS BEEN DELETED.

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 219

The "See Also" for Recipe 10.3 referenced Recipe 8.6. This reference NOW READS Recipe 10.6

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005
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Page 253
6th paragraph

67 NOW READS: 6'7

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2005