Re: new PCs -- which starting tab?
- How about a Character Wizard (No not that kind of wizard:) for new
users? (God knows I might even use it if properly implemented).
This Wizard would lead the user through all the necessary minimum
steps to create a first level character ((Sources-)Stats-Race-
This would be the default for new characters, but for experienced
users it could be swithced off via the prefs.
This has probably been discussed before, but I have never seen it
--- In email@example.com, "B. K. Oxley (binkley)" <binkley@a...>
> I notice that if you do this:the tab of the first
> 1. Start fresh PCGen.
> 2. Load sources.
> 3. Start a new PC.
> 4. Switch to some other tab than Summary.
> 5. Start a second new PC.
> Then the second PC when he starts isn't on the Summary tab but on
> PC, whatever tab it was you switched to.Summary tab, so I
> This is super simple to change so that new PCs always start on the
> have to wonder: is this intentional? I'm tempted to "fix" it rightnow in CVS HEAD, but
> I don't want to do that if there is a user or policy reason to keepthe current behavior.
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Tir Gwaith" <thoron-tir-gwaith@l...> wrote:
> The idea behind Current tab would be: I open John Doe. Go to Equipment. IAh, thank you for explaining! I was viewing it as a static setting rather than a dynamic
> open Jane Doe, Stays on equipment. I then go to Spells (Jane is a
> spellcaster.) I then open Jane's friend, Henry Smith, also a spellcaster.
> Since I was last on the Spells tab, it stays on the Current tab (in this
> second case, the Spells tab). A moving 'whatever was the last selected tab,
> not a specific tab that the user happened to be on when they went to
one. You have cast the blinders off my eyes. Then I agree that we should have that