Re: PCGen and PCGen:DM on Source Forge
- Ok, to copy the LST file request, we are doing a copy and paste, from
PCGen to PCGEN:DM? Then making a comment that that is moved, or if
we have access, deleting/removing them from the list without
If that's the case, NP. I'll wrap up what I am doing on LST files
and start copying them over when I get off work today.
--- In PCGenListFileHelp@y..., Mynex <mynex3@c...> wrote:
> Critical change in accessing list files from Source Forge.
> After many (many) messages about overwriting, errors,
> and responsibility regarding the list files, Chief Code Monkey and
> Benevolent Dictator Bryan (and I) have resurrected PCGen:DM from
> ashes of Source Forge.
> This means several things...
> The Data and Code are kept seperate now. This will help to cut
> on accidental overwrites of the list files and code as typically;
> Code Monkeys only access a few list files for testing purposes and
> list monkeys shouldn't have anything to do with code, unless
> directed by a code monkey.
> Anyone that works on list files frequently should have access to
> PCGen:DM, if not email Bryan or myself and we'll make sure that you
> do (Bryan has final say regardless).
> The Data files have all been moved to PCGen:DM and removed from
> PCGen (main). So there will be issues with Pauls' Autobuilds until
> he gets back from vacation (He's been notified and promised to have
> it working by wednesday at the latest).
> The current Tracker Requests at PCGen (main) for Data Files has yet
> to be moved over to PCGen:DM, that will take place over the next
> several days (anyone that has a SF account and would like to help
> with this, please feel free, the sooner it's done, the better off
> This also means that the Data Files Tracker for PCGen (main) will
> emptied out and removed from public view. Any Bugs or Feature
> requests dealing with list files specifically will be re-directed
> PCGen:DM. There will undoubtedly be some crossover of Bugs/FReq's
> but we'll handle that on the admin side of things.
> If you are unsure where a Bug/FReq goes, You can ask here on the
> group (best bet), or email any of the PCGen team (Coders or List
> Monkey as we all like and want more email. ;p)
> Things of Note at PCGen:DM
> There are 5 Trackers in place right now.
> 1) Bugs - Bug Tracking System
> 2) Tag Addition Requests - Submit any New Tag requests for List
> files to this Tracker
> 3) New Source Material Requests - Submit any New Source Material
> inclusion requests to this Tracker
> 4) List File Fixes - All user fixed list files need to go here with
> the file attached
> 5) Tag Modification Request - Submit any Tag Modification Request
> for list files to this this Tracker
> They are pretty specific in what they do, and they have proper
> categories and groups to select from.
> You _CAN NOT_ submit anything at PCGen:DM anonymously. You must be
> signed in to use these Trackers.
> Reason: Acountability, Ability to follow up correctly on
> submissions, and ability to contact the submitter for clarification
> on a submission.
> To get the latest list files you need to go here;
> (Line break put both ends together)
> This is the web based access. Bryan posted yesterday about how to
> access this area from CVS (and also on Source Forge) so I won't
> repeat that here.
> PCGen:DM will also be used for sub-projects relating to the list
> files (as example, the 1st sub-pproject that will be listed there
> will be Eric 'Space Monkey' Beaudoins' prettylist.pl). The plan is
> to have list file utilities as sub-projects for easy
> of the utilities that will make list editing/maintaining easier on
> the list monkeys and the end user (Utilities that won't make it
> PCGen itself).
> This is being sent out as a 'Special Notice' since there are many
> people who only get them due to the volume of this group.
> Any questions or concerns feel free to contact Bryan or myself.
> Any Complaints, please see Bryan. ;p
> - #1 Evil assistant to the PCGen Code Monkeys (Code Badgerer)
> - PCGen Document & List File Silverback
> - RPG Gateway - Software Section Editor
> - RPG Reviews - d20 section Editor/Reviewer