Errata

High Performance Python

Errata for High Performance Python

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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".

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
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chapter 1

"less than two cores" -> "fewer than two cores"

Zachary Kneupper  Jan 06, 2020  Apr 30, 2020
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In chapter 1, the text describing the check_prime(number) function refers to a variable called "number_float", but the "number_float" variable does not appear in the function definition.

Zachary Kneupper  Jan 08, 2020  Apr 30, 2020
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Chapter 1, "So Why Use Python?"

"Continuum’s Anaconda, a scientifically focused environment" should be edited, since Continuum Analytics has changed their name to Anaconda, Inc. See: https://www.anaconda.com/continuum-analytics-officially-becomes-anaconda/

Zachary Kneupper  Jan 09, 2020  Apr 30, 2020