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Susan Harkins (424) [Avatar] Offline
#1
Please post errors in the published version of Isomorphic Web Applications here. If necessary, we'll publish a comprehensive list for everyone's convenience. Thank you!

Susan Harkins
Errata Editor
Manning Publications
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#2
Why would we bother? I have posted errata to dozens of typos, grammatical errors and technical mistakes in this and other Manning titles. I have typically received one of two responses: either my input is ignored and the mistakes are included in the printed book anyway; or, alternatively, I get abuse from Manning 'editors'. Occasionally, the mistake is so glaring that even the author feels the need to correct it: for example, in one case, entire paragraphs were inserted into the text from a completely different book. Nobody, including the technical editors, had noticed. I have never once received thanks from Manning for my hours of unpaid work.
Susan Harkins (424) [Avatar] Offline
#3
I'm sorry you feel like Manning doesn't appreciate your efforts to share errata. We certainly do -- as the Errata Editor, I especially do. Because the books are intellectual property, we can't post corrections without an author's consent. For better or worse, some authors are more responsive to the errata process than others. I'm glad to report, that many of our books have published lists that the authors update regularly, almost always with the help of readers like you! We do appreciate readers who take the time to share errors and corrections with other readers via the forum. I hope you will continue to do so.

Susan Harkins
Errata Editor
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#4
Another problem is that your proof-readers don't understand the difference between colons and semi-colons, and use them pretty much at random.