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Re: [pcgen] [FREQ][Trackered] GMGen "Duplicate"

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  • Andrew Maitland
    Thanks for the summary - helps a lot. [ 1714585 ] Allow additional instances of one PC & allow Different Hp
    Message 1 of 5 , May 7, 2007
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      Thanks for the summary - helps a lot.


      [ 1714585 ] Allow additional instances of one PC & allow Different Hp

      https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1714585&group_id=25576&atid=772045

      Eddy Anthony wrote:
      > I don't think this has been requested before.
      >
      > To summarize: this would allow the Duplicate button to create additional
      > instances of one PCGen character in the GMGen Initiative window. It would
      > also be useful if the total hit point value could be changed since this is
      > often the only difference being tracked in a group of similar NPC's. In fact
      > it would be nice to have the option of having the hit points re-rolled when
      > the duplicate is created.
      >
      >
      > On 5/7/07 1:48 AM, "Andrew Maitland" <drew0500@...> wrote:
      >
      >
      >> I didn't see a tracker for this, was it covered by the several GMGen
      >> trackers that just went through or would you like a tracker for this
      >> particular FREQ?
      >>
      >> Eddy Anthony wrote:
      >>
      >>> mtart_vcs scribed:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> How does the "Duplicate" button in the initiative tab work. Example: I
      >>>> have an encounter with 9 Dire Rats. I created a Dire Rat and then
      >>>> tried to duplicate it with the "Duplicate" button and the program
      >>>> responds with "Combatant Dire Animal (Dire Rat) cannot be duplicated
      >>>> because it has not been saved to a valid .pcg file."
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>> I think that only works with combatants added with the add combatant button.
      >>> This adds a combatant to the list in which you can specify a few combat
      >>> related stats but does not create a character in PCGen.
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> If I save it to a .pcg file and then try duplicating it, the programs
      >>>> responds with "This character has already been loaded from: C:\...\Dire
      >>>> Rat.pcg".
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>> You'll need to change the name and "save as" to create duplicate character
      >>> files.
      >>>
      >>> As I think about it this would be a nice FREQ, to have the duplicate button
      >>> create additional entries of a PCGen character in GMGen without the overhead
      >>> of duplicating the entire character in PCGen. It would save a lot of time
      >>> and program memory.
      >>>


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