Building a Web 2.0 Portal with ASP.NET 3.5

Errata for Building a Web 2.0 Portal with ASP.NET 3.5

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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
Printed
Page xii
first para, fourth sentence

"Although it does come close to real web portal..." should read: "Although it does not come close to real web portal..."

Anonymous    Apr 01, 2008
Printed
Page 1
Everywhere the URL dropthings.com comes

Dropthings.com has been changed to "Dropthings.OmarALZabir.com". Please change every mention to the old domain throughout the book, PDF and other online versions.

Omar AL Zabir  Apr 01, 2009  Jun 01, 2009
Printed
Page 102
3rd & 4th paragraphs

DashboardData should be replaced with DashboardDataContext

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2009
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Page 104
Example 4-7. DatabaseHelper, part 1

The Class DatabaseHeper has an error with its method GetDashboardData(). You should read : public static DashboardDataContext GetDashboardData() { var db=new DashboardDataContext(ConfigurationManager.ConnectionStrings[ConnectionStringName].ConnectionString); return db; } instead of public static DashboardData GetDashboardData() { var db=new DashboardData(ConfigurationManager.ConnectionStrings[ConnectionStringName].ConnectionString); return db; }

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2009
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Page 252
first para after Figure 9-8

Change the line "Popups occupy a significant amount of bandwidth during page load, but the solution is to deliver...." to: "When popups have a lot of html inside them, they occupy a significant amount of bandwidth during page load. So, the solution is to deliver..."

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2009
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Page 272
first bullet point

Change the point "Two hosting providers were..." to: "From our experience with two hosting providers who were both connected to Cogent, we had latency and connectivity problems from both of them."

Anonymous    Jun 01, 2009