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#76838: In the section "Creating a Folder" the first sentence starts with "Grunt’s built-in grunt.util.mkdir() method creates folders". This should be...more...
P1.0
05-Jun-14
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#76754: In the "Accessing Configuration inside Tasks" caption at the end of chapter 2: "But by using this.name() to fetch the task name..." name is a...more...
P1.0
01-May-14
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#76760: Within the inset:
"This lets us to change the tasks’ name"

Need to remove "to"--Laurence Hoess

P1.0
02-May-14
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#76839: About halfway on this page it says "we define the configuration section using grunt.initConfig(),". This should be "we define the configuratio...more...
P1.0
05-Jun-14
33
#76768: I cant get `bower install markdown#0.6.0-beta1` to work. It claims no known version. I have the latest version of bower (1.3.3). I've just ...more...
P1.0
05-May-14
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#76999: I couldn't get grunt uglify to run until I added: "grunt-contrib-uglify": "~0.2.2" to the devDependencies of package.json This is o...more...
P1.0
13-Jul-14
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#76775: In example code: multitasks/angular/Gruntfile.js I found variable, sources, inside this.files.forEach never be declared with var keyword. T...more...
P1.0
07-May-14
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#76761: At 'Watching Files for Changes' in the Gruntfile.js code block for setting up 'watch', it says to watch the folder 'coffeescripts/**/..' I ...more...
P1.0
02-May-14
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#77000: I'm not sure if it's just my copy of Grunt, but the statement: var chromeLauncher = require('./lib/chrome_launcher.js').init(grunt); doesn...more...
P1.0
13-Jul-14
52
#76771: $ grunt open:http:\://google.com... this doesn't work.. need to double escape, at least with mac... $ grunt open:http\\://google.com <---...more...
P1.0
06-May-14