Opened 10 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#345 closed task (fixed (in master))

Review item recall

Reported by: takkaria Owned by:
Milestone: 3.1.1 beta Keywords:
Cc:

Description (last modified by takkaria)

Consider fixing the "subwindow" display of objects.

obj-info.c now needs significant cleanup, too.

Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

  • Milestone changed from 3.2.0 to 3.1.0

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

Kenneth 'Bessarion' Boyd wrote:

Eddie Grove wrote:

g) Rusty Chain Mail of Resist Lightning (-5) [14,-5] It provides
resistance to lightning. It cannot be harmed by electricity.

# Instead of saying what cannot harm something, perhaps it would be
better to # say what can harm something. That does increase most
descriptions, whereas # the current increases few descriptions, but I
think "can be harmed" is more # useful to newbies.

Actually, it could be argued that in "cannot be harmed" description mode
"cannot be harmed by _" should be mentioned only if it makes a
difference.

Ideally, we'd get the best of both worlds. Items would list what they're vulnerable to by type after the things they're /usually/ vulnerable to but aren't in this instance.

It is vulnerable to acid and fire.
It cannot be harmed by fire, but is vulnerable to acid.
It cannot be harmed by acid or fire.

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by takkaria

Character dumps need a separate entry point to the object info stuff so it doesn't print a load of info that no-one needs.

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by takkaria

  • Keywords blocker added

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by takkaria

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Keywords blocker removed
  • Milestone changed from 3.1.0 to 3.1.1

comment:6 Changed 9 years ago by takkaria

Make character dumps worthwhile again in [6f9e868] (SVN r968). Other than that, moving to 3.1.1.

comment:7 Changed 9 years ago by takkaria

  • Type changed from bug to task

comment:8 Changed 9 years ago by takkaria

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

[a755c80] (SVN r1322)

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