Typo in wp34s PRINTED manual (not pdf)



#2

If this typo has already been reported and fixed please disregard
this posting.

I noticed a small typo in the printed version of the manual on page 98. The entry named "ggT" has a remark "See GCM." I believe you meant for that remark to say "See GCD." not GCM!

GCM is not a function within the wp34s (not in IOP) so referring to it just gets the reader lost.

As further evidence I point out that on the previous page (Page 97) the "Translator's note: GCD translates to "ggT" in German" is printed at the bottom of the page.

The pdf file (version 3.1) of the manual does not have this typo.


Edited: 4 Aug 2013, 1:48 p.m.


#3

Barry,

you're obviously right. Thanks for reporting! Will be corrected in 2nd edition.

d:-)

P.S.: BTW, this was the 9th error/typo found since the manual was printed in February.

Edited: 4 Aug 2013, 4:27 p.m.


#4

I just received my 2 copies of your WP34S manual. Nice Job! Why are they in different sizes? I assume different print runs. Is there a list of typos or do I need to RTFM?

Edited: 5 Aug 2013, 2:38 p.m.


#5

OK, here's the complete list of typos/errors as far as I know them:

  1. p.13, SI: ... only Myanmar*, Liberia,* and the USA are missing still.
  2. p. 65, top: ... starting with number *0* for the least significant bit.
  3. p. 98: ggT | | | See GC*D*
  4. p. 101: LINEQS | *h MATRIX* LINEQS ((that was the first error I found immediately after printing :-(
  5. p. 104, MOD: ... (see p. *67* for examples).
  6. p. 118, footnote 68: segunda*-*feira
  7. p. 155, footnote 78: ... by all countries on this planet except *three*. ((consequence of p. 13))
  8. p. 198: ->DEG | *rad->°*
  9. p. 198: ->RAD | *°->rad* ((those two were just swapped))
  10. as of 2013-11-8: p. 173: This sector of 8*4* bytes is fixed ...

d:-/


Edited to add #10.


Edited: 11 Aug 2013, 3:38 p.m.


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