Opened 11 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#758 closed bug (worksforme)

Pref file loading bug

Reported by: takkaria Owned by:
Milestone: 3.5.0 Keywords: prefs
Cc:

Description (last modified by takkaria)

When restarting a character from an existing save file, options automatically load according to the savefile-name, not the character name.
Visual preferences load according to character name.

http://angband.oook.cz/forum/showthread.php?p=13982#post13982

Change History (11)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by Big Al

See also, #671.

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by magnate

  • Owner set to magnate
  • Status changed from new to assigned

Will try to deal with both these together.

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by magnate

  • Milestone changed from 3.1.1 beta to 3.1.2 beta

comment:4 Changed 10 years ago by magnate

  • Keywords prefs added

comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by magnate

  • Milestone changed from 3.1.2 beta to 3.1.3

comment:6 Changed 9 years ago by magnate

  • Milestone changed from 3.2.0 to 3.3.0

Punting to 3.3: non-urgent bug or change.

comment:7 Changed 9 years ago by magnate

  • Owner magnate deleted

Sorry, have to give these up as I have not yet mastered the pref file code.

comment:8 Changed 8 years ago by magnate

  • Milestone changed from 3.3.0 to Future

Punting to Future because of lack of owner and imminent release of 3.3.0

comment:9 Changed 7 years ago by takkaria

  • Milestone changed from Future to 3.5.0

Assigning still-open bugs from Future to 3.5 for fixing.

comment:10 Changed 6 years ago by takkaria

  • Description modified (diff)

Partially addressed in merge of https://github.com/angband/angband/pull/255

comment:11 Changed 6 years ago by takkaria

  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

I can't find evidence for this claim at all. Options automatically first by race, then class, then character name. If loading by character name fails, loading by savefile name is tried. But there is no distinction in pref files between visuals and options, so closing this bug as invalid.

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