Programming the Mobile Web

Errata for Programming the Mobile Web

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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
Page 132
1st tip/suggestion 2/3rds down the page

SVG is said to be short for "Standard Vector Graphics". This should be "Scalable Vector Graphics" via the W3C.

Note from the Author or Editor:
"Standard Vector Graphics" should be "Scalable Vector Graphics"

Russell Michell  Aug 31, 2011 
Page 217
Figure 7-11

Figure 7-11 is exactly the same as Figure 7-10, but as the code shows: it should produce just a back button with the title "Home Page". Is it possible to be a technique or formatting problem?

Note from the Author or Editor:
The images are the same, they should be changed by the correct ones from the original files.

Wang Rui  Feb 15, 2011 
Page 296
Last paragraph on the page before the code example

URL for the complete solution is wrong. '' should be ''.

Note from the Author or Editor:
In page 296, Chapter 9, the URL must be changed to

jerlund  Jan 11, 2011 
Page 319
Table 10-1

'Accept-Charset' is listed twice. The second one should say 'Accept-Encoding'.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Table 10-1, in first column, last row: It should say Accept-Encoding instead of Accept-Charset. Accept-Charset is already included in the table.

jerlund  Dec 29, 2010 
Page 326
4th paragraph of 'Transcoders'

Last sentence in paragraph is missing a period.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Thanks. It's difficult to detect a missing period ;)

jerlund  Dec 29, 2010