Character Generator for Windows

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Spatula
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Re: Character Generator for Windows

Postby Spatula » Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:59 am

I'm taking this specific bug discussion to PMs but I do want to say that if you change your mind or made a mistake with a perk, it's better to remove it and buy it again. Resetting a perk was intended for situations where you aren't able to do that for some reason. I will clean up the language on the warning to reflect that.

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Re: Character Generator for Windows

Postby greybird » Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:10 am

I'm having two issues. First, if I try to export to any type of PDF (even older characters I've previously exported), I get the following error:

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Second, I've got two notes for each character: A quote, and a background. They're entered separately. When I try to export them, the notes are stacked on top of each other. Again, this also happens with characters I'd previously exported without issue:
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Re: Character Generator for Windows

Postby TCArknight » Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:20 pm

greybird wrote:I'm having two issues. First, if I try to export to any type of PDF (even older characters I've previously exported), I get the following error:

Second, I've got two notes for each character: A quote, and a background. They're entered separately. When I try to export them, the notes are stacked on top of each other. Again, this also happens with characters I'd previously exported without issue:

I can confirm as I'm having the same issue.

Another issue I'm having is that I can't add the Mummy Perk to a character once entering XP Spend Mode. I can add it fine during Char Gen, but not after. (Possibly due to the ModifyStartingAttributes Effect?)

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Re: Character Generator for Windows

Postby Spatula » Sat Nov 09, 2019 7:27 pm

Is anyone else getting this "max connections" page with the forums? I can generally get them to load if I keep reloading the page but wow that's a pain. Is something big going on in another game line?

Anyway, it seems the new HTML-to-PDF library I settled on has an extra ".dep" file that has to be included for it to work, that wasn't automatically getting copied over to my directory where I put new distributions. The file was present when I was running it for myself, but because it never got copied over it wasn't in the latest releases. As an added bonus, the file is freaking huge! So, yay, it works and it's much better than what I was using previously and it's free... but the download is now much bigger.

Also the change meant I had to restructure a bunch of code, which produced the aforementioned issues with multiple notes, which have now been fixed - as long as the notes fit on one page! Next up I'm going to allow for multi-page notes.

My apologies for the growing pains...

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Re: Character Generator for Windows

Postby greybird » Sat Nov 09, 2019 7:33 pm

Spatula wrote:Is anyone else getting this "max connections" page with the forums?


I'm getting that, too.

And thank you.

/edit - and both issues seem solved now.


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