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#53228: This is a bug with the web page for the book, not the book itself. On the Details page on PragProg it says "Q&A with Clay Allsopp, author of R...more...
P1.0
29-Nov-13
3

#77554: First sentence after code snippet: "The first line specifies the the file encoding..." contains duplicate 'the's--Tyler Karuzis

P3.0
06-Oct-14
27
#50445: The filename above the code examples does not match what it would be if you are following along. For example, in Chapter 2, in section 2.3, t...more...
P1.0
07-Jan-13
37

#77556: First line:

"This present a few problems"

should be 'This presents a few problems'
--Tyler Karuzis

P3.0
06-Oct-14
46

#76885: a popular RubyGem called BubbleWrap bubblewrap.io that “wraps” many

That link is dead

--Bert Mcguirk

P1.0
23-Jun-14
86

#77565: First line of second paragraph:
"Now that we have some our UI set up"
is not grammatically correct.
--Tyler Karuzis

P3.0
07-Oct-14