Re: OS Issue (was YAOSQ (yet another output sheet question))
- Hi there,
>> I'm using PCGen 5.8.1 on a Mac (OS X 10.4.6).I'm not the chief OS Monkey, but being the next higest rank.... I'd
>> When exporting to PDF (d20/fantasy/pdf/csheet_fantasy_std_blue.xslt)
>> I get hash marks ("#") instead of boxes for things which are
>> counted (ammunition, spell slots, etc.).
>> Any idea why?
> Ok, it's come to light that there is a bug in the output sheets
> distributed with release 5.8.1. All references to the Zapf Dingbats
> font were apparently inadvertently omitted from the
> fantasy_master_std.xslt file, resulting in hash marks instead of
> boxes, check marks, or any other special symbols used in the output
> I am experimenting with the output sheets from 5.8.0 rc8. Does
> anyone (especially the chief output sheet monkey) know of any reason
> why they would not work well with 5.8.1?
say that the 5.8.0RC8 sheets should work fine with 5.8.1. Hve you
also experienced this error with 5.9.8?
> As a side note, I have to wonder how such a glaringly obvious errorNot good enough QA on our part, something we've been addressing with
> made it into the "production/stable" release...?
the restructuring of PCGen since the 5.8.x series, we're _never_ going
to be perfect (unless we get more QA volunteers) but we're definitely
going to be better.
Chair Monkey and OS Gibbon