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[PCGenListFileHelp][Barak] Re: Class Skills

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  • stuartaston
    Hi again , if i try and add any piped paramaters to this it ignores the level constratint completely and just processes them all as the races is selected ...
    Message 1 of 8 , Dec 31, 2007
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      Hi again ,
      if i try and add any piped paramaters to this it ignores the level
      constratint completely and just processes them all as the races is
      selected
      --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, "stuartaston"
      <stuartaston@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Andrew,
      > firstly many thanks for the help you have given me so far, I can't
      get:
      >
      > LEVEL:1:CHOOSE:FEATADD|TYPE.RacialSkills|3
      >
      > to work at all,
      >
      > I can get:
      > LEVEL:1:FEAT:TYPE.General
      >
      > to work but that it as close as I can get...
      >
      > In the mean time Happy New Year (I'm at t-27 days from being a
      father :) for the first time
      > ... so I have lots of early mornings ahead of me)
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew Maitland
      <drew0500@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Doh,
      > >
      > > Your feat has 'TYPE:RacialSkillFoo' << my bad, so change that to
      > > 'TYPE:RacialSkills'
      > >
      > > Sorry, teach me to rapid post.
      > >
      > >
      > > stuartaston wrote:
      > > > Hi Andrew,
      > > > I tried this and it doesn't seem to work as it stands. Do I
      need to create a RacialSkills
      > Feat ?
      > > > And if so do I need to populate it with all the available
      skills?
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew Maitland
      <drew0500@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > >> Hi Stuart,
      > > >>
      > > >> stuartaston wrote:
      > > >>
      > > >>> Hi Andrew,
      > > >>> re: Racial or Class Level, I think I mean Effective Character
      Level,e.g. as particular
      > race
      > > >>> goes up a level regardless of particular class, I'm currently
      using 5.12.1. Does the
      > > >>> example you provide inject into races.lst?
      > > >>>
      > > >>>
      > > >> I just needed to know what triggered the advance.
      > > >>
      > > >> This definitely makes it more complex and there are several
      methods and
      > > >> variations to handle this.
      > > >>
      > > >> Normally I'd just have a feat get added that had
      > > >>
      > > >> CHOOSE:SKILLSNAMED|CROSSCLASS|3 and that be that, but you want
      it added
      > > >> each level AND you've placed a PRERACE requirement, so that
      nixes the
      > > >> easy way...
      > > >>
      > > >> One Method based upon the requirements given:
      > > >>
      > > >> In your race file add:
      > > >> TEMPLATE:MyRacialTemplate [name it whatever works for you,
      just note
      > > >> that any change in name will require the proper changes
      throughout the
      > > >> rest of my examples]
      > > >>
      > > >> in the template file:
      > > >> MyRacialTemplate
      > > >> VISIBLE:NO
      > > >> TYPE:RacialSkills
      > > >> LEVEL:1:CHOOSE:FEATADD|TYPE.RacialSkills|3
      > > >> (Note: I use Feat because CSKILL does not take prereqs)
      > > >> (Next Note: The chooser isn't acting quite right so results
      may vary)
      > > >>
      > > >> For each level you want this effect to happen use LEVEL:x
      x=level where
      > > >> you gain a level. So LEVEL:2: (<< happens at level 2)
      > > >>
      > > >> That is the easiest method I can think of for a beginner.
      Though more
      > > >> time consuming since each skill will need to be entered by
      hand.
      > > >>
      > > >> Barak, do you have any thoughts?
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >>> Again Many Thanks
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Stuart
      > > >>>
      > > >>> --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, Andrew Maitland
      <drew0500@>
      > wrote:
      > > >>>
      > > >>>
      > > >>>> Hi Stuartson,
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> stuartaston wrote:
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>> Is there any way to add racial class skills per level e.g.
      the ability to choose 3
      > non-
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>> Class
      > > >>>
      > > >>>
      > > >>>>> skills to become class skills each level dependant upon a
      particular race
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>> Wow, delving into the more complex coding already...
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> In answer, yes.
      > > >>>> I have to ask, are you taking 'Racial Levels' or is this
      just based upon
      > > >>>> class levels?
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> To make it possible you need hidden feats, OR you can make
      use of the
      > > >>>> new ability and ability category (must be 5.12.1 or later,
      PREFERABLY
      > > >>>> 5.13.2 or later).
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> In your special feats, DEPENDING on how this is supposed to
      be set up:
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> My Racial Skill Feat ~ Climb <>
      > > >>>> TYPE:RacialSkillFoo
      > > >>>> VISIBLE:NO [OR] VISIBLE:DISPLAY [If you are using the
      ability]
      > > >>>> CATEGORY:My Racial Skill [ONLY if using the ability and
      ability cat stuff]
      > > >>>> PRERACE:1,FooBear
      > > >>>> CSKILL:Climb
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> Rinse, repeat.
      > > >>>> Be warned though, if delving into the Ability category
      stuff, you'll
      > > >>>> need to add an abilitycategory.lst (5.13.5) and define your
      new ability
      > > >>>> category stuff.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> We have an excellent class put together and the docs are
      very much up to
      > > >>>> date.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> Ask if you need more help, but this should give you an idea.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> Yahoo! Groups Links
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>> --
      > > >>>> ~ Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      > > >>>> ~ Admin Silverback, PCGen Board of Directors
      > > >>>> ~ Data Gibbon, Tracker Gibbon, Docs Lemur
      > > >>>> "Quick-Silverback Tracker Monkey"
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      > > >> --
      > > >> ~ Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      > > >> ~ Admin Silverback, PCGen Board of Directors
      > > >> ~ Data Gibbon, Tracker Gibbon, Docs Lemur
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      > > ~ Andrew Maitland (LegacyKing)
      > > ~ Admin Silverback, PCGen Board of Directors
      > > ~ Data Gibbon, Tracker Gibbon, Docs Lemur
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