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Beginning Web Programming with HTML, XHTML, and CSS

Jon Duckett
ISBN: 978-0-7645-7078-0
Paperback
840 pages
August 2004
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ChapterPageDetailsDatePrint Run
2 Typo in last line
Change 256 to 255
1/6/05
1 4 Replacement figure for figure 1-1 on page 4
Can be found on the download page.
3/15/05
8 Error in 2nd paragraph after figure
2nd paragraph after figure

"(eg01_eg02.htm)"
should read
"(ch01_eg02.htm)"
10/24/05
18 Error in Code Block
Step 5, code block:
delete for code line <head>
8/25/05
18 Delete first line of code
Step 4, delete first line of code (1st and 2nd lines are inadvertant duplicates).
10/24/05
20 Error in url
In the first code block under "How it works" heading, 3rd line should read: http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml-transitional.dtd"
1/6/05
34 Error in Text
3rd paragraph from bottom, reads

"... allowing you to indent you code..."

should read

"... allowing you to indent your code..."
10/24/05
46 Code change
shaded code block:
<br /> should be <hr />
3/4/05
53 1st paragraph after figure 2-16
2nd sentence should begin: The <address> element
1/6/05
55 Table at bottom of page
3rd row (not counting heading row), first entry should be lower case a.
1/6/05
57 3rd paragraph, 3rd line
The content of the <dd> element is the term you will be defining. The <dt> element contains the definition of the previous <dd> element.
change to:
The content of the <dt> element is the term you will be defining. The <dd> element contains the definition of the previous <dt> element.
9/27/04
58 Code block at top, next to last line of code
<li>Item Four</li>
Change to:
<li>Item Five</li>
9/27/04
58 Figure 2-21 Replacement
Download the replacement figure on the download page.
9/27/04
75 Last Paragraph, 2nd Line
Last paragraph, 2nd line:
258 should be 255
192.0.110.257 should be 192.0.110.255
2/26/05
113 Last Paragraph Above Figure 4-8
Last paragraph above Figure 4-8, paragraph should read:

Figure 4-8 shows an image at its actual size (top: 130 pixels by 130 pixels), the image magnified (middle: the width attribute is given a value of 160 pixels), and the image distorted (bottom: the width attribute is given a value of 80 pixels and the height attribute a value of 150 pixels).
3/15/05
117 End of First Paragraph
End of first paragraph:

you can here why this is the case.

should be:

you can see here why this is the case.
2/26/05
121 Last heading and paragraph
Last heading and paragraph after it should be as follows:
The type Attribute
You do not need to specify a type attribute if you are just passing a string to an object as a parameter. However, if you are passing a URL or object, then you should use the type attribute. Its purpose is to tell the object the MIME type of the parameter it is being passed.
1/6/05
141 First heading
Delete (deprecated) from the end of the heading
1/6/05
143 Heading
Add (deprecated) to the end of the heading so it reads: "The width Attribute (deprecated)"
1/6/05
164 Error in Code
first shaded code line:
entype

should be:
enctype
7/26/06
171 Paragraph before heading "Using Images for Button" - First Sentence
Paragraph before heading ("Using Images for Button") first sentence (sent begins with "If you do not use...") should read:

If you do not use the value attribute on the submit button you may find that a browser displays something inappropriate to the use of the form for example IE displays the text Send Query, which is not ideal for a login button form.
3/15/05
6 173 Replacement figure for figure 6-8 on page 173
Can be found on the download page.
3/15/05
196 Code at bottom of page
Change next to last line to:
<form action="http://www.example.com/login.asp" method="get">
1/6/05
7 207 Replacement figure for figure 7-2 on page 207
Can be found on the download page.
3/15/05
246 Word Change on Last Line
Location: Last line

"on then next line." should be "on the next line."
2/26/05
266 Change in Wording
First line after heading "Introducing CSS"
CSS works by allowing your associate
should be:
CSS works by allowing you to associate
2/26/05
9 270 Error in Sample Code
sample code between paragraphs 2 and 3, 2nd line:
font-family:courier, courier-new, serif;

should be:
font-family:courier, "courier new", serif;
03/27/08
289 Wrong example given
First paragraph:

For Example (ch09_eg15.css which is used with ch09_eg15.html)
It should say:
"For Example (ch09_eg14.css which is used with ch09_eg14.html)
8/25/05
289 Error in Code
First highlighted code line:

span.wider {letter-spacing:50px;}
should be:
span.wider {letter-spacing:10px;}
8/25/05
296 Delete Final Sentence in 2nd Paragraph
Delete Final sentence in 2nd paragraph:

"Also a rule was added so that the content of the whole document would have a white background - this property was attached to the <body> element."
3/15/05
9 297 Error in Code
code line below heading "The ID Selector"
p.#abstract

Should be:
p#abstract
03/17/08
304 3rd Paragraph, 2nd Line
location: 3rd paragraph, 2nd line:

".. it looks as thought it is on its own line.."
should be
".. it looks as though it is on its own line.."
2/26/05
307 Typo in First Bulleted List
Location: top of page, first bullet list:

border-bottom-color
border-right-color
border-top-color
border-left-color

should read :

border-bottom-style
border-right-style
border-top-style
border-left-style
3/15/05
307 Typo in Third Bulleted List
Location: Third bullet list:

border-bottom-color
border-right-color
border-top-color
border-left-color

should read:

border-bottom-width
border-right-width
border-top-width
border-left-width
3/15/05
9 311 Replacement figure for figure 9-28 on page 311
Can be found on the download page.
3/15/05
337 2nd Paragraph, 2nd Line
2nd text paragraph, 2nd line:

change:
dotted border takes precedence over the solid border
to
solid border takes precedence over the dotted border
2/26/05
337 Replacement figure for figure 10-14
See the download page for the replacement figure.
2/26/05
504 First Line of Code Block
Location: first code block, first line:

\*
should be:

/*
3/15/05
15 584 Error in Code
3rd shaded code block:

onsubmit="changeImages(image1, image1on)"

Should be

onmouseover ="changeImages('image1', 'image1on')"
5/7/09
632 Error in URL
Answer 2, 3nd shaded line of code block:

http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml-transitional.dtd
should be:
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd
3/7/06
636 Code Block
Code block, first 3 lines should be:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
2/26/05
Appendix C Revised Appendix C
Download the revised Appendix C on the download page.
10/25/04
Index Revised Index
Download the revised Index on the download page.
10/25/04