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Errata for Android Apprentice 3rd Edition

Creating this topic to catch any typos and bugs in the 3rd Edition of Android Apprentice.

Chapter 9: Communicating Between Activities

list = intent.getParcelableExtra(MainActivity.INTENT_LIST_KEY) as TaskList in the following code example does not compile:

There’s a type error:

I resolved it by changing the line to the following, and it now compiles and runs correctly:

list = intent.getParcelableExtra<TaskList>(MainActivity.INTENT_LIST_KEY) as TaskList

@cpg6b
Well done for resolving it and thank you for pointing it out to us — it was on our radar as needing to be updated, and has been addressed in the next edition, which will be out tomorrow :slight_smile: !

Kind regards,
Edith