Microsoft® Windows® Command-Line Administrator's Pocket Consultant

Errata for Microsoft® Windows® Command-Line Administrator's Pocket Consultant




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
Printed
Page 16

/U used in place of /Q On page 16, the 6th parameter down in Table 2-1 reads: "/U Turns on quiet mode, meaning command echo is off. By default, command echo is on." It should read: "/Q Turns on quiet mode, meaning command echo is off. By default, command echo is on."

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 74

Updated information regarding passing arguments to the schtasks command On page 74, the three examples of the schtasks command read: schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr c:scriptssch.bat 1 Y LAST /sc onstart schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr "c:My Scriptssch.bat" Y N /sc onstart schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr "c:My Scriptssch.bat" "Full Checks"They should read: schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr "c:scriptssch.bat 1 Y LAST" /sc onstart schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr """c:My Scriptssch.bat"" Y N" /sc onstart schtasks /create /tn "SysChecks" /tr """c:My Scriptssch.bat"" ""Full Checks""" /sc onstartFor further information, see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 823093.

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
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Page 174

Disk Cluster Consists Of Sectors On page 174, there is an error regarding disk clusters and sectors.Change: “A disk cluster, also referred to as a disk sector, is a small section of a disk made up of individual bytes” To: “A disk cluster is a small section of a disk made up of individual sectors”

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
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Page 235

Incorrect domain name type specified On page 235, the second sentence of Step 4 needs to be changed. Change: "Then type connect to server followed by the fully qualified domain name of the current schema master for the role, such as" To: "Then type connect to server followed by the fully qualified domain name of the server you want to transfer the operations master role to, such as"

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
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Page 345

Clarification on CLIP Command On Page 345, within the CLIP command description, please add: "This command applies only to Windows Server 2003." Microsoft Press is committed to providing informative and accurate books. All comments and corrections listed above are ready for inclusion in future printings of this book. If you have a later printing of this book, it may already contain most or all of the above corrections.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010