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Casting Primitive Values topic, minor typo on page 61 (Java OCA 8 Programmer I Study Guide)  RSS feed

 
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Hi,

On page 61, first row:

Probably it should be:

Because in the first sentence of Casting Primitive Values topic (page 60) says that “We can fix the examples in the previous section by casting the results to a smaller data type”. In the previous section the example is:

 
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Mushfiq Mammadov wrote:Probably it should be:

Because in the first sentence of Casting Primitive Values topic (page 60) says that “We can fix the examples in the previous section by casting the results to a smaller data type”. In the previous section the example is:


You are correct! Your name will appear once more in the minor typos section of the official errata overview
 
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Roel De Nijs wrote:
Your name will appear once more in the minor typos section of the official errata overview



I sent those minor typos via email some days ago But Jeanne Boyarsky said that If I can post them in the forum, that would be a bit easier for her. Therefore I registered in the forum for posting my notes here
 
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Mushfiq Mammadov wrote:But Jeanne Boyarsky said that If I can post them in the forum, that would be a bit easier for her. Therefore I registered in the forum for posting my notes here


It's not only easier for her. You are posting in a public forum, so anybody can see/discuss the possible errata items when it's needed. And if Jeanne has a holiday for example, you'll probably get much faster some feedback about the issue than when you send her an e-mail, because your post will be noticed by a whole Java community. So nothing but benefits!
 
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Mushfiq Mammadov wrote:But Jeanne Boyarsky said that If I can post them in the forum, that would be a bit easier for her. Therefore I registered in the forum for posting my notes here


It is! Thanks for that!

Roel De Nijs wrote:And if Jeanne has a holiday for example, you'll probably get much faster some feedback about the issue than when you send her an e-mail, because your post will be noticed by a whole Java community. So nothing but benefits!


Even without that. Roel lives a number of time zones ahead of me and often sees posts before I do.
 
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Jeanne Boyarsky wrote:

Roel De Nijs wrote:And if Jeanne has a holiday for example, you'll probably get much faster some feedback about the issue than when you send her an e-mail, because your post will be noticed by a whole Java community. So nothing but benefits!


Even without that. Roel lives a number of time zones ahead of me and often sees posts before I do.


And sometimes I even take a huge risk answering them
 
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