Errata for Mac Annoyances
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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
REPAIR DISK VERSUS REPAIR DISK PERMISSIONS sidebar, 5th line
"...you can loose data."
"...you can lose data."
The number of megabytes required for Quartz Extreme was omitted.
"Graphics cards need at least MB [sic] of VRAM to use Quartz Extreme,
but some older cards with MB [sic] RAM won't support Quartz Extreme."
The colophon in the back of the book is incorrect. The following is the correct one:
Our look is the result of reader comments, our own experimentation, and feedback
from distribution channels. Distinctive covers complement our distinctive approach
to technical topics, breathing personality and life into potentially dry subjects.
Sarah Sherman was the production editor and copyeditor for Mac Annoyances. Mary
Brady was the proofreader. Rick Schlott did the typesetting and page makeup. Mary
Brady, Claire Cloutier, Emily Quill, and Sanders Kleinfeld provided quality control.
Reg Aubry wrote the index. Eric Heinman designed the cover of this book using Adobe
Illustrator, and produced the cover layout with Adobe InDesign CS using Gravur
Condensed and Adobe Sabon fonts. Patti Capaldi designed and implemented the
interior layout using Adobe InDesign CS. The text and heading fonts are Rotis Sans
Serif, Lineto Gravur, and Myriad Pro; the code font is TheSans Mono. The
screenshots and technical illustrations that appear in the book were produced by
Robert Romano amd Jessamyn Read using Macromedia FreeHand MX and Adobe Photoshop 7.
The cartoon illustrations used on the cover and in the interior of this book are
copyright (c) 2004 Hal Mayforth.