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Errata for Hello, Android (2nd edition)


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  • Reported in: P2.0 (15-Jan-10)
PDF page: 42
Paper page: 32
In Sec. 3.2 the author states ”...Declarative design, on the other hand, does not involve any code. When you’re designing a simple web page, you use H...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (09-Dec-09)
PDF page: 47
In list of common layouts provided by Android, "FrameLayout" has an extraneous word at the beginning of its description. It says "classArranges" where...more...
  • Reported in: P2.0 (31-Jan-10)
PDF page: 146
On page 146, the first text line reads "In this example, we have five rows ...". It's actually 6 rows, instead of 5 ... In camelcase: TR = row 1 ...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (24-Jun-10)
Paper page: 165
Section 8.3, Subtitle "Emulation Notes" 'create a new AVD for the "Google APIs" build target called "em15google."' Since the build target was ac...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (08-Feb-10)
Paper page: 185

section 9.6, last paragraph "for a event" should be "for an event"--Tony Hansen