Volume 1 with CD
revdan at danshafer.com
Thu May 13 13:14:13 EDT 2004
I don't know who told you this, but they were just wrong.
As you know, this was RunRev's first attempt at book publishing. There
was a steep learning curve, complicated by the fact that RR lost its
main publishing-knowledgeable staffer (Ro Nagey) in the post-MacWorldSF
changes that had to be made for economic reasons. So there have been
some slips and delays.
Part of the original deal as I understood it was that RR would prepare
the CD since they were responsible for the printed book while I was
responsible for the eBook, which, of course, has all the examples in it
Recently, Kevin and I have been discussing this issue a lot, along with
other members of the RunRev team. I have agreed to compile all the
sample apps into one place so that people who bought the printed book
can download them in one compressed file. I hope to have this done and
ready for download next week.
While it's clearly too late to *include* a CD with the book, the
original idea for the CD was to include a version of Rev plus the stuff
in my book. Since we now have only the samples and book code to
include, a CD would be overkill in any event.
Stay tuned. This will get fixed.
On May 13, 2004, at 9:31 AM, Bruce Robertson wrote:
>> When I bought Volume 1 it was announced and advertised with a CD.That
>> what I was told and what I should have got. There was no CD.
>> However I have not seen anybody else complain.
> Others have complained, including me. Only to be told uh, well, there
> is no
> CD and no, we don't know nothin bout example files.
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