DocBook: The Definitive Guide

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 6

The second line of code did read: "users <filename>.mailrc</filename> file." It now reads: "user's <filename>.mailrc</filename> file."

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 67

In Example 4-4, second line, the URI did read: <xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-xsl" Now reads: <xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 67

In Example 4-4, third line, the URI did read: xmlns:fo="http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-xsl/FO"> Now reads: xmlns:fo="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Format">

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 69

Example 4-6, tenth line down, did read: "<emphasis role=bold>This</emphasis> paragraph contains" It now reads: "<emphasis role=strong>This</emphasis> paragraph contains"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 76

The example for "case" did read: "(case expression ((constant1) (expression1) ((constant2) (expression2) ((constant3) (expression3) (else else-expression))" It now reads: "(case expression ((constant1) (expression1)) ((constant2) (expression2)) ((constant3) (expression3)) (else else-expression))"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 76

The example for "cond" did read: "(cond ((condition1) (expression1) ((condition2) (expression2) ((condition3) (expression3) (else else-expression))" It now reads: "(cond ((condition1) (expression1)) ((condition2) (expression2)) ((condition3) (expression3)) (else else-expression))"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 81

The second line of code did read: "<para>Pierre qui roule n'amasse pas de mousse.</para>" It now reads: "<para>Pierre qui roule n'amasse pas mousse.</para>"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 93
Figure 5-1: One entry changed from "dbhierZ.redecl" to "dbhier2.redecl"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 262
3rd line from bottom

The GNU Emacs keyboard shortcut for kill-emacs was changed from: "C-c C-x" to "C-x C-c"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 444
Line 13: The capital of Alaska is Juneau. Changed from Anchorage.

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 576
Appendix B

The fourth line down in the SGML sample did read: "This <emphasis>paragraph</paragraph> is important." It now reads: "This <emphasis>paragraph</emphasis> is important."

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 576
Appendix B

The fifth line down in the XML sample did read: "This <emphasis>paragraph</paragraph> is important." It now reads: "This <emphasis>paragraph</emphasis> is important."

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000