Re: [PCGenListFileHelp] [TM] [Trackered] Re: Question on Choose
- [ 2630795 ] CHOOSE:RACE arguments may not contain , error
Tom Parker wrote:
> SIZE isn't supported in the CHOOSE docs for RACE, so I believe that is--
> why it is a FREQ.
> However, you have highlighted a bug, so can a TM open a new bug for
> the SEVERE error message Rax included below.
> --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, "raxthegrey"
> <raxthegrey@...> wrote:
>> --- In PCGenListFileHelp@yahoogroups.com, "joefrazierjr"
>> <jfrazierjr@> wrote:
>>> I have two abilities I am working on that allow the user to choose an
>>> The first allows the character to choose any normal animal of size
>>> small, I'll call this "Talk to the animals":
>>> The list IS filtering for RACETYPE=Animal, but is not filtering for
>>> size. This will then feed in to a SA:Talk to the animals, %CHOICE
>>> So, this works except it does not filter the size. Each time the
>>> ability is taken, a different animal is allowed.
>>> The second is a bit more complex and has a lesser and a greater form I
>>> will call "Animal Shape (lesser)" and Animal Shape (Greater).
>>> The first is fairly easy. Each time the ability is taken, you can
>>> choose a specific animal, of size D,T, or S, and with a CR <= 1/2.
>>> Each time, you choose a different animal of the same "stats".
>>> The greater version is specific large animal type of CR 2 or less, and
>>> each time you choose it, you pick a different animal with a higher CR
>>> rating where the increments are +2 CR each time the ability is picked.
>>> Mainly what I am trying to get at right now is getting the chooser to
>>> filter how I need it to.
>> I found the tracker for this, but I noticed that it's entered as a
>> freq. Per the 5.14.1 docs this is the proper syntax, so shouldn't
>> this be a bug? Unless the tracker is specifically for the SIZE tag,
>> in which case we need a separate bug entered because the syntax given
>> in the docs doesn't work. I'm working on a tweaked version of the
>> Encyclopaedia Arcane - Demonology, specifically the Permanent Control
>> feat and have the following which throws an error.
>> Here's the error:
>> SEVERE plugin.lsttokens.choose.RaceToken CHOOSE:RACE arguments may not
>> contain , : [RACETYPE=Outsider,RACESUBTYPE=Evil,RACESUBTYPE=Extraplanar]
>> LSTWARN pcgen.persistence.lst.ChooseLoader Error parsing CHOOSE:
>> RACE|[RACETYPE=Outsider,RACESUBTYPE=Evil,RACESUBTYPE=Extraplanar] in
>> Permanent Control of
>> LSTWARN plugin.lsttokens.ChooseLst CHOOSE: syntax you are using is
>> LSTWARN plugin.lsttokens.ChooseLst Please use CHOOSE:SUBKEY|choices
>> LSTWARN plugin.lsttokens.ChooseLst ... see the PCGen docs
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