Programming Python

Errata for Programming Python

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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
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Page 25
footnote at bottom

"... where I met a student name Bob Smith ..." should be "... where I meat a student named Bob Smith ..."

Anonymous   
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Page 25
footnote at bottom

"... where I met a student name Bob Smith ..." should be "... where I met a student named Bob Smith ..."

Anonymous   
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Page 39
1st line of listing at bottom of page

...PP3EPreview> python make_db_file.py should be ...PP3EPreview> python make_db_files.py

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 39
1st line of listing at bottom of page

...PP3EPreview> python make_db_file.py should be ...PP3EPreview> python make_db_files.py

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 40
1st line of Example 2-3. and Example 2-4.

from make_db_file import loadDbase, storeDbase should be from make_db_files import loadDbase, storeDBase The associated example files, PP3EPreviewdump_db_file.py and PP3EPreviewupdate_db_file.py, contain the error also and will not run until it is corrected.

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 40
1st line of Example 2-3. and Example 2-4.

from make_db_file import loadDbase, storeDbase should be from make_db_files import loadDbase, storeDBase The associated example files, PP3EPreviewdump_db_file.py and PP3EPreviewupdate_db_file.py, contain the error also and will not run until it is corrected.

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 46
1st line of Example 2-13

from initdb import tom should be from initdata import tom The example file PP3EPreviewupdate_db_shelve.py also contains the error and it will not run until it is corrected.

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 46
1st line of Example 2-13

from initdb import tom should be from initdata import tom The example file PP3EPreviewupdate_db_shelve.py also contains the error and it will not run until it is corrected.

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 51
3rd text paragraph starting "In fact,"

to be at all ware of should be to be at all aware of

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 51
3rd text paragraph starting "In fact,"

to be at all ware of should be to be at all aware of

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 107
3rd paragraph, 2nd sentence

os.sep.split(dirpath) should be dirpath.split(os.sep)

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 107
4th sentence in the code example

(False, Tuue) should be (False, True)

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 107
3rd paragraph, 2nd sentence

os.sep.split(dirpath) should be dirpath.split(os.sep)

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 107
4th sentence in the code example

(False, Tuue) should be (False, True)

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 200
3rd paragraph, 2nd sentence

Aa thread will never... should be A thread will never...

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 200
3rd paragraph, 2nd sentence

Aa thread will never... should be A thread will never...

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 307
about 10 lines from top

Problem: Statemet missing closing quote. Text reads: elif mode == '-all: Should read: elif mode == '-all':

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 307
about 10 lines from top

Problem: Statemet missing closing quote. Text reads: elif mode == '-all: Should read: elif mode == '-all':

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 413
5th line on page in code listing

def message(self)): should be def message(self):

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 413
5th line on page in code listing

def message(self)): should be def message(self):

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 841
main comment, example 14-22

common superclasses: used to turn trace massages on/off should be: common superclasses: used to turn trace messages on/off

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 841
main comment, example 14-22

common superclasses: used to turn trace massages on/off should be: common superclasses: used to turn trace messages on/off

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 1158
Footnote

"Known as" is misspelled as "known a" in the footnote. This is in the August 2006 printing (Third edition).

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 1158
Footnote

"Known as" is misspelled as "known a" in the footnote. This is in the August 2006 printing (Third edition).

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 1350
about 7 lines from bottom

expand(template]) should be expand([template])

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007
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Page 1350
about 7 lines from bottom

expand(template]) should be expand([template])

Anonymous    Aug 01, 2007