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Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update
5th paragraph, before the NOTE
"We’ll discuss modules and other namespace constructs (including classes and function scopes) further later in the book."
Just need either "further" or "later", not both.
||Mar 16, 2013
myjob = "hacker"
for c in myjob: print(c, end = ' ') #step through items
Doesn't work in python2.7.3 but works in python3.3
||Mar 07, 2013
|Safari Books Online
In sidebar "Why You Will Care: Bound Methods and Callbacks", last paragraph and code sample
The last code sample defines a class named 'MyWidget', with a method named 'handler'. The first sentence in the following paragraph refers to "MyGui.handler". "MyGui" should be changed to match the class name in the code snippet, i.e. "MyWidget".
||Oct 12, 2012