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Errata for Raspberry Pi: A Quick-Start Guide (2nd edition)


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  • Typo
  • Tech. error
  • Suggestion
  • Maybe next edition
  • Not a problem
  • Reported in: P1.0 (28-Mar-15)
PDF page: XIV

Link for online resources refers to the previous version of the book

Maik Schmidt says: Yes, that should be
  • Reported in: B2.0 (31-Mar-14)
PDF page: 1
You might want to rename the book so that the name does not contain a ":" character as this prevents the folder from being created under DropBox as ":...more...
Dave Thomas says: Hmm.. I'm surprised that Dropbox doesn't handle the translation of illegal names when it copies files to Windows. I'll see if we can come up with a work-around.
  • Reported in: P1.0 (09-Jun-14)
Paper page: 42

The URL to download rpi-update doesn't seem to work.--Alan Klein

Maik Schmidt says: I guess you're talking about the 'sudo wget -O /usr/bin/rpi-update' command. I tried it and it did work. Did you copy the statement from the book?