Re: [PCGenListFileHelp] Stacking problem
- Emily Smirle scribed:
> Eddy Anthony wrote:Only problem with that is that if it's typed armor it won't be added to
>> I'm trying to implement the Class Defense Bonus from Unearthed Arcana and
>> have run into a small problem. If the bonus is set to TYPE=ClassDefense and
>> SHOWCLASSDEFENSE:Yes is set in the game mode then the class tab will display
>> the Defense Bonus in the lower right pane. The problem is the Defense bonus
>> does not stack with armor, if I set the bonus type to TYPE=Armor then PCGen
>> will correctly use only the highest bonus but the user has no way to
>> ascertain what his class defense bonus is.
>> Is there a way to get PCGen to only use the higher of two different typed
> Why not call it an Armor bonus, seeing as it is essentially an Armor
> Bonus that comes from metagame elements, rather than a hunk of metal or
touch AC which Class Defense provides for but armor does not.
> I've got a bee in my bonnet about people that create new bonus types forI agree with the sentiment but in this case Class Defense is different
> flavor reasons, and then violate all the bonus stacking rules. grr.
> Book of Exalted Deeds does it all over the place. :P
enough to deserve a unique type.
~ Doc Chimp, Data Tamarin
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