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TSPL4 Errata

First Printing

Page viii (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

The title of Section 11.1 should be "Raising and Handling Exceptions" rather than "Raising and Handing Exceptions."

Page 3 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

The second-paragraph phrase "because the efforts" should read "because of the efforts."

Page 6 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

The word "the" should not appear before "Common Lisp's syntactic extension facility."

Page 39 (reported by Glen Salisbury):

In the text before the second definition of reciprocal on this page, the phrase "usually to report the error" should read "usually preferable to report the error."

Page 122 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

The final word in the first sentence of Section 5.6 should be "computation," not "continuation."

Page 124 (reported by the author):

In the description of dynamic-wind, the phrase "must be procedures of no arguments, i.e., thunks," should read "must be procedures and should accept zero arguments, i.e., they should be thunks."

Page 215 (reported by Jamie Taylor):

In the description of char-foldcase, the examples showing a return value of #\G should show a return value of #\g, and the example showing a return value of <graphic> should show a return value of <graphic>.

Page 215 (reported by Bob Burger):

In the description of integer->char, the range <graphic> should read <graphic>.

Page 222 (reported by Jamie Taylor):

In the description of string-titlecase, the input of the final example should be "R6RS" rather than "r6rs", which is redundant with the preceding example.

Page 244 (reported by Aaron Hsu):

In the description of make-hashtable, the procedure name in the second prototype should be "make-hashtable" rather than "make-eqv-hashtable."

Page 261 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

In the third paragraph of the description of file-options, the final occurrence of "truncate" should be in typewriter font.

Page 272 (reported by the author):

In the description of call-with-port, "call-with-output-file" should be replaced with "call-with-port."

Page 281 (reported by the author):

In the description of call-with-input-file, the phrase "returns the value" should read "returns the values."

Page 282 (reported by the author):

In the description of call-with-output-file, the phrase "returns the value" should read "returns the values."

Page 283 (reported by the author):

In the description of with-input-from-file, the phrase "returns: the value" should read "returns: the values."

Page 283 (reported by the author):

In the description of with-output-to-file, the phrase "returns: the value" should read "returns: the values." Also, the text "thunk must be a procedure and should accept zero arguments" should be added to the end of the first paragraph of the description.

Page 285 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

In the description of display, the sentence:

With display, the three-element list (display "(a b c)") and the two-element list (display '("a b" c)) both print as (a b c).

should read:

With display, the three-element list (a b c) and the two-element list ("a b" c) both print as (a b c).

Page 298 (reported by Dennis Küpper):

The final sentence of Section 8.2 should refer to page 307, not 306.

Page 316 (reported by Dennis Küpper):

In the first sentence of the last paragraph one of the occurrences of "treat" should be removed.

Page 323 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

In the sentence preceding the second definition of point, "y remains mutable" should read "y remains immutable."

Page 326 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

A comma should appear following the parenthetical remark in the second-to-last paragraph.

Page 330 (reported by Dennis Küpper):

In the first sentence, the phrase "the generated uid can be the name" should read "the generated uid can be the uid."

Page 330 (reported by Dennis Küpper):

In the description of the parent-rtd clause, "make-record-constructor-descriptor" should be in typewriter font.

Page 352 (reported by Dennis Küpper):

In the first sentence after the first display, "moresetops" should read "more-setops." Also, in the last sentence, "options" should also read "more-setops."

Page 357 (reported by Yaakov Eisenberg):

The title of Section 11.1 should be "Raising and Handling Exceptions" rather than "Raising and Handing Exceptions."

Page 456 (reported by the author):

In the first full paragraph, the word "delimited" should be replaced with "delimited by."

Page 458 (reported by the author):

In the grammar for strings, each of the letters a, b, f, n, r, t, and v should be prefixed by a backslash, e.g., \a.

Page 474 (reported by Aaron Hsu):

The third make-eqv-hashtable entry on this page should be an entry for make-hashtable, and should appear below the other entry for make-hashtable on the same page.