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Errata for OCPJP Java 8 Jeanne Boyarsky Chapter 7

 
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In table 7.3, Future methods, the method cancel() should have a boolean parameter.
From the java doc:
 
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Agreed. Good attention to detail! Have a cow.

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In table 7.5 the last method method name should be

(https://docs.oracle.com/javase/7/docs/api/java/util/concurrent/ScheduledExecutorService.html#scheduleWithFixedDelay(java.lang.Runnable,%20long,%20long,%20java.util.concurrent.TimeUnit))

instead of

Also, this typo is in the next pages too.
 
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Agreed. Thank you and noted.

And yech for Oracle making those APIs inconsistent.
 
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