Good to see fellow dutchies on the boards :-). I think what you're
looking for is using custom data files (which PCGen supports). There
should be full instructions on how to create/save your custom data
files (so that they don't get deleted when upgrading releases) in the
Documentation provided with PCGen.
--- In email@example.com, Hans Jacobs <jpajacobs@...> wrote:
> first of all: a lot of compliments for your work !
> Using the 5.8.0. release of pcgen I discovered that when I'd like
to add some own material in the tables, it might be gone when using a
> In my profession as a software engineer I work on an application
which uses mirror files, i.e. one file is used by the application
itself, and the second one, which is physically identical to the first
one, is used by users to add their own stuff. On updates, the personal
changes aren't lost !
> I realize that it will be a major change on reading the files, but
some source can be re-used, the format in which the personal data is
stored remains the same.
> Hans Jacobs, the Netherlands
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