Re: Special Procedures...

From: Shmoe (
Date: 04/12/96

Too bad you couldnt charge money like that, read the circle license

On Fri, 12 Apr 1996, Mac wrote:

> Hello everyone.
> I am starting a new project coding a file called inn.c.  I am basing the 
> file off castle.c.  The main idea is this.  You come into the inn, and 
> using a special command, you talk to the innkeeper and rent a room.  This 
> room would then become your house.  (the innkeeper would go through a 
> list of avaiable vnums and check to see if there is any vacany first, 
> then assign you a house.)  The payment for the room would come out of 
> your gold in the bank.  You would be charged daily (real time) for  this 
> room.  The innkeeper would also serve as a postmaster.  If you run out of 
> money in the bank, the innkeeper would mudmail you saying your rent is 
> late, and that you have 1 day to pay it.  If you did not pay it, then the 
> house flag would be taken off that room, and a belhop would come in and 
> pick up all your belongings.  He would then walk to a special locked room 
> which would be coded similar to the "dump", but instead of junking your 
> things, it would donate all of them.  Both the belhop and the innkeeper 
> would be !kill.  
> Right now my questions is, how do I set it up so that the innkeeper can 
> keep track of the houses, and who to charge and when to charge.
> Any ideas?  I am just starting this , so I am open to just about anything.
> Michael A. Clubine
> E t e r n a l
> telnet 4000

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