Webmaster in a Nutshell

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Page xii

Did read: Chapter 7, Character Entities Lists the names accepted by HTML and CSS attributes for color values. Chapter 8, Color names and values Lists the special characters recognized by HTML. now reads: Chapter 7, Character Entities Lists the special characters recognized by HTML. Chapter 8, Color names and values Lists the names accepted by HTML and CSS attributes for color values.

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 4,257
Added Scott Guelich to the authors of CGI Programming with Perl.

Fixed Gunther Birznieks' name on p.4.

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 10

Did read: Chapter 7, Character Entities, contains listings of valid color values (for tags with attributes for specifying color). Chapter 8, Color Names and Values, lists common character entities recognized in HTML documents. now reads: Chapter 7, Character Entities, lists common character entities recognized in HTML documents. Chapter 8, Color Names and Values, contains listings of valid color values (for tags with attributes for specifying color).

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 26
In <colgroup> charoff=value description,

"withing" now reads: "within"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 108
Code at top

added slash to the closing style tag: changed <style> to </style>.

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 126
In the first code example, there was a duplicated "the the"

in the text of the code example. It now reads "to the"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 126
In the first paragraph under "Unlearning Bad Habits" head,

changed "disuade" to "dissuade"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 127
In the section "An Overview of an XML Document," under "The

XML document" changed "meaninful" to "meaningful"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 128
In Example 10-1, the price has been corrected to match the

book cover price: $19.99 -> $24.95

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 128
In the penultimate paragraph starting with "Finally," changed

<OReilly:Book> to <OReilly:Books>

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 129
In the paragraph beginning "In Example 10-1" changed

"differenciates" to "differentiates"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 132
In the last code, last line on page before footnote,

changed $19.99 to $24.95

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 133
Figure 10-1: changed $19.99 to $24.95

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 133
At the last bullet, "cooresponding" now reads "corresponding"

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 134
Under SYSTEM keyword, "root_element" now reads "root-element"

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 142
In the first paragraph under General entities heading,

"cansubstitute" now reads "can substitute"

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 142
In the code example under penultimate bullet, the two lines

<ENTITY ... <ENTITY ... Now read: <!ENTITY ... <!ENTITY ...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 143
In the last paragraph under Parameter entities starting "Note

that parameter entity references ..." replaced first sentence with: As with general entity references, you cannot make circular references in declarations. The second sentence of paragraph ("In addition, ...") is unchanged.

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 144
In the last paragraph before "Default value," changed

"The is" to "This is"

Anonymous    May 01, 2000
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Page 146
In the paragraph starting "The NMTOKEN and NMTOKENS"

cann 133 ot Now reads cannot

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 265
In paragraph 4, "Size" now reads "Side"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 267
The example at the end of this entry looked like an example

for the CGI argument but is an example for both arguments. Changed formatting of "For example" to match "Arguments"

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 267
exec. argument cgi:

explanation now reads "The URI of a CGI program."

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 268
Under "set", the argument has been changed to "var" not

"name" (1st lines below "Arguments" and "For example:")

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 269
The variables as DOCUMENT_NAME etc. were only printed in

the code examples but not as list terms. These headings have been added: DOCUMENT_NAME DOCUMENT_URI DATE_LOCAL DATE_GMT LAST_MODIFIED

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 271
In the next to last line of code, removed the slashes.

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 272
The comment now reads: "Use $key as index for %parameters hash, ..."

^

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 314
Last two code examples on page

echo "Hello$a0; now reads: echo "Hello $a "; And: echo 'Hello$a0; now reads: echo 'Hello $a '; And: "In this case, the output is exactly Hellot$an" now reads: "In this case, the output is exactly Hello $a "

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 315
Table 16-1 at top

The first 4 escape sequences have been changed: en is now \t is now er is now is now \

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 316
code at top, line 2

...<br>0; is now: ...<br>/n;

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 318
top of table 16-2

Inserted a thin space between the two -- characters in the first row of operators.

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 322
First full paragraph

"When you call a function, the arguments pass to the function ..." is now "passed" instead of "pass".

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 322
Code at bottom

function hitcount() is now: function hitcount() {

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 323
second-to-last paragraph

$HTTP_GET_DATA, $HTTP_POST_DATA, and $HTTP_COOKIE_DATA is now: $HTTP_GET_VARS, $HTTP_POST_VARS, and $HTTP_COOKIE_VARS

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 324
Line 4 from bottom

<SELECT MULTIPLE NAME=interests[]> is now: <SELECT MULTIPLE NAME="interests[]">

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 325
Lines 5,17,22

...0; is now: ... "

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 327
Lines 2, 17, 26, 28

...0; is now: ... ;

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 349
In the five-liner php directory functions example,

echo "$entry<br>0; is now: echo "$entry<br> ";

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 398
heading "Content-Transfer-E..."

now reads "Content-Transfer-Encoding"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 419
heading "CoreDumpDir..."

now reads "CoreDumpDirectory"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 424
heading "KeepAliveT..."

now reads "KeepAliveTimeOut"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 427
heading "MaxKeepAlive..."

now reads "MaxKeepAliveRequests" and heading "MaxRequests..." now reads "MaxRequestsPerChild"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 2000
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Page 444
In the Chapter 19 Anonymous_Au... entry, the second

line was wrong: Anonymous_Au...Anonymous_Authoritative on|off the first part repeated the previous line. It now reads: first line: Anonymous_Au... second line: Anonymous_Authoritative on|off This problem has been changed on several following pages:

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 444
Anonymous_Log...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 445
Anonymous_Must...

Anonymous_No... Anonymous_Ver... AuthDBAuthor...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 449
AddIconByEnco...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 465
CacheNegotiat...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 466
CacheForce...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 467
CacheLastMod...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 470
ProxyReceive...

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999
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Page 474

(474) BrowserMatchNo...u

Anonymous    Sep 01, 1999