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Errata for Payment Processing with Paypal and Ruby

 

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  • Reported in: P1.2 (29-Sep-07)
#29708
PDF page: 8

under Email Payments: in the first sentence "drivien" should be "driven"

  • Reported in: P1.2 (19-Nov-07)
#29903
PDF page: 10
"Website Payments Standard has more protection from fraud, decreases you liability, ischeaper, and doesn’t require a monthly fee." It should be "[...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (14-Jul-09)
#39964
PDF page: 12
In the "Joe Asks..." sidebar, "penney" should be "penny". Also, the placement of the sidebar is suboptimal; the text runs into the blue border at the...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (28-Jun-07)
#29280
PDF page: 13
It is commonly accepted that apostrophes are NOT required after acronyms (eg. IDs, not ID's): en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apostrophe I know it's only ...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (27-Jun-07)
#29277
PDF page: 20
Letting the reader know that a social security number is provided by the Sandbox User's Guide would have saved me 10-15 minutes of time while trying t...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (06-Nov-09)
#41194
PDF page: 28

No forward slash in the body closing tag

:)--Gavin Morrice

  • Reported in: P1.2 (14-Feb-07)
#26985
PDF page: 33
In the "Submit Order Details" section there is a code excerpt for sending shopping-cart information to PayPal. The code is incorrect. It states: ...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (27-Mar-08)
#31491
PDF page: 35

last paragraph: surely, it should say to set shipping_1 to 10, and shipping_2 (and shipping_3+) to 3.
--Michael Richardson

  • Reported in: P1.2 (29-Dec-06)
#26788
PDF page: 45
Where it says "Save these lines and every thing between the mintoa new file called cert.keys" It should say "client.keys" to match up with the code us...more...
  • Reported in: P1.2 (28-Jun-07)
#29281
PDF page: 47

This document is out of date on many pages. Desperately needs an update.--David Moffett

  • Reported in: P1.2 (29-Dec-06)
#26789
PDF page: 49

TransationSearch should be TransactionSearch--Ken Collins

  • Reported in: P1.2 (25-Apr-08)
#31732
PDF page: 71

The return code from PayPal is "SUCCESS" or "FAIL" (and not "FAILURE").--Walter Horstman

  • Reported in: P1.2 (30-Apr-11)
#47004
PDF page: 74
The code for IPN verification contains a bug. '@raw + "&cmd=_notify-validate"' is wrong. According to the Paypal documentation, it's the other way ...more...