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Re[2]: [trackered] RE: [pcgen] [BUG] 5.8.0 RC3 Imp Crit and Wpn Spec

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  • Hugh Foster
    ... Woo. Sounds like a bad one. I will note in a helpful (not naggy) stylee here that it does also happen with Longsword [a moderately popular weapon :)] and
    Message 1 of 8 , May 30, 2005
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      > The major factor here is that a complete solution has not yet been worked
      > out due to the complexity of the problem. There are multiple issues with
      > this feature, one would be the way it is displayed on the OS (if you only
      > have the Martial prof the one handed block should display an NA but instead
      > shows a to hit number though it is at -4). Another is that since PCGen
      > effectively has two proficiencies for this weapon and when you choose a feat
      > which works off a weapon prof (such as weapon focus) you have two to select
      > (BTW you should choose the Martial version, choosing the Exotic version will
      > not apply all the feats benefits). Yet a third issue is partially a game
      > mechanics question, are you required to have the Martial prof before you can
      > get the Exotic prof? If not and you get the Exotic prof do you get the
      > Martial prof automatically? In my mind it seems somewhat ridicules to think
      > you could have the Exotic prof without the Martial prof but that possibility
      > exists as well. Currently if you do not have the Martial prof and you take
      > the Exotic prof PCGen assigns the Martial prof automatically, if you then
      > get rid of the Exotic prof so goes the Martial prof but then you now have an
      > extra feat point to spend. A minor bug but a bug none the less.
      >
      > Some interesting experiments with the data configuration have been posted at
      > pcgen_experimental which address some of these issues though there were
      > still problems with them. I think we will probably need a combination of
      > data and code changes to nail this one down.

      Woo. Sounds like a bad one. I will note in a helpful (not naggy) stylee here that
      it does also happen with Longsword [a moderately popular weapon :)]
      and Greataxe as well.

      Whenever. We can live with it. PCGen's still the best value for money
      I can think of in this field :)


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      Hugh Foster
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      30/05/2005 11:58:06 AM
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