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Errata for Google Web Toolkit

 

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  • Reported in: P1.1 (30-Nov-06)
#26688
Paper page: 1
Why not add a section about the available frameworks.. this would definitely help ppl reinventing the wheel plus projects like mine(rocket-gwt) have m...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (19-Dec-06)
#26766
PDF page: 1
I have really enjoyed the ability to buy PDF versions along with paper versions of PragProg books. Keeping the PDF on my HD allows me to refer back to...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (30-Dec-06)
#26790
PDF page: 1
I would suggest describing creating the scaffolding in IntelliJ Idea, too. It's very popular IDE among Java developers, and should be supported more i...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (05-Jan-07)
#26808
PDF page: 1
It would be very helpful to have chapters about REAL programming with GWT. I'm an experienced Swing programmer and I'm looking forward to see how to w...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26683
PDF page: 2
The instructions on the web for reporting erratum say "To find out what version you have, look at the copyright page, a few pages in from the front of...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26679
PDF page: 7
I was a little sceptical paying $8.95 for a book of only 75 pages. Now when I see how little material there is on a page I'm more discouraged. I sugge...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (09-Jan-07)
#26820
PDF page: 7
C:\gwt-projects\MyProject> projectCreator -eclipse MyProject Created directory C:\gwt-projects\MyProject\src Created directory C:\gwt-projects\MyPro...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (23-Jan-07)
#26875
PDF page: 7
C:\gwt-projects\MyProject>applicationCreator -eclipse MyProject\ [there's supposed to be a space here but you can't see it]com.xyz.client.MyApp 1...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (28-Dec-06)
#26785
PDF page: 9
In chapter 2 we can read: 2.2 Installing "Before you start coding you need to install Java, an IDE, and GWT itself. Java 1.4.2+ First you need a c...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (24-Jan-07)
#26879
PDF page: 9
This is a suggestion for anyone else having problems using the Run -> Debug... feature of eclipse. From section 2.4 - 'Running and Debugging' subse...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26677
PDF page: 10
"2.3 Create scaffolding ... (substituting the appropriate paths for your system)" How do I determine "appropriate paths for [my] system". These inst...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26678
PDF page: 11
C:\gwt-projects\MyProject> applicationCreator -eclipse MyProject\com.xyz.client.MyApp results in: Missing required argument 'className' Google Web ...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26682
PDF page: 11
C:\gwt-projects\MyProject> projectCreator -eclipse MyProject 'projectCreator' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program ...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26680
PDF page: 12

The graphic shows MyApplication. But the name is MyApp.

  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26681
PDF page: 13

File ! Import ! Existing Projects Into Workspace
On my version of Eclipse this is:
File ! Import ! General ! Existing Projects Into Workspace

  • Reported in: P1.1 (08-Feb-07)
#26957
PDF page: 15
on page 15 section 3.1, first paragraph under the header 'Hosted Mode' it states you can find figure 2.1 on page 8, but it is on page 12 in the curren...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (08-Feb-07)
#26958
PDF page: 18
in section 3.2, on page 18 of the current PDF, paragraph two: consider asking the reader to choose one of the aforementioned ways to compile and imple...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (21-Aug-07)
#29556
PDF page: 22

no page 22

  • Reported in: P1.1 (31-Jan-07)
#26924
PDF page: 37
While I have found your PDF of the Google Web Toolkit a fairly useful item, there is one aspect that drives me a little mad. It would be very help...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (29-Nov-06)
#26685
PDF page: 38

Clicking any of the Download links does nothing.

  • Reported in: P1.1 (28-Jan-08)
#30623
PDF page: 52
book text has view: ---------------------------------- For example, the Java method: long f (int n, String s, int[] arr); has the following type s...more...
  • Reported in: P1.1 (04-Nov-08)
#35596
PDF page: 69
Under "Miscellaneous", column "Expression", "x|y" / "Either x or y" The pipe character "|" is now shown in the monospaced font but rather as if it ...more...